Maryke Appel (Kapa Biosystems) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting

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Maryke Appel on "Engineered polymerases provide improved NGS library amplification and enable novel sequencing applications" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

David Hibbett at the 2012 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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David Hibbett from Clark University on "Evolutionary Perspectives on Diversity of Lignocellulose Decay Mechanisms in Basidiomycetes" at the 7th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 21, 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif.

Hydrogen Tunneling in Enzymes: A Minimalist Model

submitted by: icamvid

Jacques Both gives a talk at the ICAM 2007 conference about experimental evidence for hydrogen tunneling and the Minimal Model.

Dynamics and Allostery of Enzymes

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Susan Taylor gives a talk at the RPP08 conference that includes the challenges and opportunities of enzymes as well as the history of them.

Synaptic Land - The Movie

submitted by: KidsJudgePartnership
The story of how two behavioral neuroscience graduate students from Oregon Health & Science University conceived and constructed the very first "Synaptic Land", a game that helps kids learn about processes involved in neurotransmission. Since its debut at the Oregon Kids Judge! Neuroscience Fair held at OMSI in 2002, undergraduate and graduate students at many other universities have created their own versions of the Synaptic Land game (e.g., PENN, University of Scranton, California...

Tip of the Week: Brenda database of enzyme information

submitted by: OpenHelix

More information here: This is today's tip of the week introducing Brenda and how to get enzyme data from IDs and more.

Sequencing Technologies Panel at SFAF

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From left to right: Steve Turner of Pacific Biosciences, Haley Fiske of Illumina, Jim Knight of Roche, Michael Rhodes of Life Technologies and Peter Vander Horn of Life Technologies' Single Molecule Sequencing group discuss new sequencing technologies and applications on June 2, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Vampire Fire

submitted by: vickicobb

A group of kids discover how you can make fire with blood. This is part of an after-school program where Vicki Cobb's book, We Dare You! Hundreds of Fun Science Bets, Challenges, and Experiments gets kids into science.

Eddy Rubin at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Director Eddy Rubin on "Discovery of Genes and Genomes through Deep Metagenomic Sequencing of Cow Rumen" on March 25, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.

Data Mining of Enzymes

submitted by: davidhorn

Protein functional prediction