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Using System-on-a-Chip hardware to speed up alignments

In recent years there has been an explosion of parallel algorithms for solving bioinformatics problems, namely phylogenetic reconstruction and sequence alignment. These algorithms follow the growth of new hardware solutions like  Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (integrated circuits capable of  performing simple … Continue reading

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Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society – Feb 2010

At the Biological Sciences journal we have the Discussion Meeting Issue ‘Darwin and the evolution of flowers’, while at the Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences is the Theme Issue ‘Multi-scale biothermal and biomechanical behaviours of biological materials’: Darwin and the … Continue reading

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