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Blue Gene

An IBM research project located at Argonne National Laborator, which is dedicated to exploring the frontiers in supercomputing: in computer architecture, in the software required to program and control massively parallel systems, and in the use of computation to advance the understanding of important biological processes, such as protein folding.
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Analogously, SST or PPY was assayed in the above described steps by the ELISA kits (Life Technologies or BlueGene Biotech, resp.).
Additionally, bcl-2 protein levels were quantified using a Bluegene rat bcl-2 ELISA kit, which contained a highly specific bcl-2 antibody with no significant cross-reactivity with other bcl-2 analogues.
The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's IBM BlueGene Q system has produced numerous benefits for the university, its faculty, and students says Christopher D.
Quantification of ten transcripts-aggrecan (AGG); type II collagen, alpha-1 chain (COL2A1); matrixmetalloproteinase-3 (MMP-3); hyaluronan synthase-1 (HAS-1); hyaluronan synthase-2 (HAS-2); tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1); Bcl-2-associated X protein (BAX); B-cell lymphoma-2 (BCL-2); cysteine aspartate-specific protease-3 (CAS-3); and cysteine aspartate-specific protease-9 (CAS-9) (Shanghai BlueGene Biotech, Shanghai, China)--was performed for all samples.
The centre is later expected to join BlueGene Consortium to share and develop computer software and then promote high-speed computation cloud technology services.
n 2007 The IBM BlueGene supercomputer was installed at CERT, the commercial arm of the Higher Colleges of Technology in the UAE.
The BlueGene screams by comparison at 500 teraflops.
But scientists at the university are planning to use the $1.25 million IBM BlueGene supercomputer, which has the equivalent processing power of more than 2,000 home computers, to cut that time down to just days.
It is interesting to note that the BlueGene/L and BlueGene ridiculously parallel supercomputers are based on the PowerPC 440 cores.
DSS (MW36-50 KDa; MP Biomedical, Burlingame, CA, USA), an ultraviolet spectrophotometer (NANODROP 2000; Thermo Scientific, Wilmington, DE, USA), and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) kits for MSP were purchased from Shanghai BlueGene Biotechnology Co., Ltd.
Levels of orexin A and orexin B in mouse CSF and brain tissues were measured by orexin A/orexin B ELISA kits (BlueGene Biotech, Shanghai, China).
Blue Man Group has been in "Bluegene" since Tuesday, and the third and final night of performances is today at the Hult Center.