Ontology-driven image management, integration and visualization

submitted by: ucsd_idash

Speaker: Dr. James Brinkley, University of Washington

Joint efforts in the fight against stroke

submitted by: COMED2010

The exploration of neurovascular dysfunction and the perfection of thrombolytic therapy in stroke are two core areas of research pursued by scientists of the European Stroke Network.

A Firm Foundation For Private Data Analysis

submitted by: cdwork2003@yahoo.com
In the information realm, loss of privacy is usually associated with failure to control access to information, to control the flow of information, or to control the purposes for which information is employed. Differential privacy arose in a context in which ensuring privacy is a challenge even if all these control problems are solved: privacy-preserving statistical analysis of data. The problem of statistical disclosure control— revealing accurate statistics about a set of...
Authors: Cynthia Dwork

Multiple-SystemAtrophy with Cerebellar Predominance Presenting as Respiratory Insufficiency and Vocal Cords Paralysis

Background. MSA (Multiple System Atrophy) may be associated either with Parkinsonism or with cerebellar ataxia (MSA-c subtype). It is considered a rare disease, butmany patients are misdiagnosed as suffering from idiopathic Parkinson’s disease. In this paper, we report a case of a patient admitted with respiratory failure and vocal cords paralysis due toMSA-c. Case Report. A 79-yearold Caucasian woman was admitted in March 2010 with dyspnea, asthenia, stridor, and respiratory failure...
Authors: Ramon andrade De mello, Diana Ferreira, Dias da costa José manuel, Maria josé Rosas, João manuel Quinaz

Semantic Search through the Neuroscience Information Framework

submitted by: jgrethe

This video tutorial explores advanced search through the Neuroscience Information Framework, a dynamic inventory of Web-based neuroscience resources (i.e. data, materials, and tools). In the tutorial, semantic search is explored and how one can use the NIF ontologies to refine, expand, and customize the search/discovery process.

Tip of the Week: VISTA Enhancer Browser Database

submitted by: OpenHelix

Computational comparative genomics data translated to a terrific lab-based in vivo follow-up. Visit http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=5814 for details and references.