Posts Tagged ‘from_rk’

for those cold, lonely winter evenings…

July 24, 2016

Guess the correlation Perhaps a useful sanity check for data from published papers. It’s so easy to fool oneself.


April 27, 2016

undo on android


February 20, 2016

Bacteria appear to be placed under Insecta in EOL’s taxonomy Rather puzzling! Any ideas why?

ResearchKit + HealthKit

March 10, 2015

cleanliness and godliness

April 19, 2014


“How to disinfect the Apple internal or external keyboard, trackpad, and mouse… you should use Lysol Wipes or Clorox Kitchen Disinfecting wipes”

An example of this:

However, this doesn’t include an ipad screen. For this, see:

and the following products: and “recommended by Apple” Sanus Elements ELM104

The Transcription Factor Titration Effect Dictates Level of Gene Expression

April 6, 2014

Interesting study looking at the effect of gene duplication on TF binding
"…when a TF is shared among many binding sites, either due to multiple identical copies of a gene regulated by that TF or due to unrelated genes that also independently bind the TF, the correlation in occupancy between the binding sites will lead to a complex dosage response to that TF."

2 new FANTOM papers

March 27, 2014

The atlas is used to compare regulatory programs between different cells at unprecedented depth, to identify disease-associated regulatory single nucleotide polymorphisms, and to classify
cell-type-specific and ubiquitous enhancers.

A promoter-level mammalian expression atlas

An atlas of active enhancers across human cell types and tissues