Posts Tagged ‘jr’

CBC Marketplace piece about DNA Testing

November 2, 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=endTjMd1CW4

FITBIT tracking activity

October 4, 2018

.@Fitbit’s 150 billion hours of heart data reveal secrets about health, by @Pogue
https://finance.Yahoo.com/news/exclusive-fitbits-150-billion-hours-heart-data-reveals-secrets-human-health-133124215.html One interesting observation: “You see heart rate go up before your family reunions, & then tend to really take a long time to come back after it.”
QT:{{”
“Kind of wild to see how starting to use a treadmill — the first regular cardio workouts I’ve ever really gotten — visibly lowered my entire heart-rate range.
Also, it turns out that having kidney stones is bad for you. My heart rate went through the roof both times.
I was surprised and amused, though, to see the second most stressful events on my graph: holiday get-togethers.
“You see the heart rate go up before your family reunions, and then tend to really take a long time to come back after it,” notes McLean. In other words — who knew?? — holidays with the family are not a guarantee of peace, relaxation, and joy.
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GTEx sex differential expression paper

September 5, 2018

https://www.nature.com/articles/nature24265
https://bmcbiol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12915-017-0352-z

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TCGA sex differences
https://www.cell.com/cancer-cell/abstract/S1535-6108(16)30111-8

FITBIT tracking activity

September 5, 2018

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/exclusive-fitbits-150-billion-hours-heart-data-reveals-secrets-human-health-133124215.html?src=rss

iPhone, iPad, Mac Buyer’s Guide: Know When to Buy

July 20, 2018

https://buyersguide.macrumors.com/

Shows each product relative to its “cycle”

Genome Centers for All of Us Funding Announcement

May 26, 2018

Annual throughput of 10,000 whole genome sequencing assays immediately the following award.
Description of approach to ramp up whole genome sequencing assays to as many as 100,000 per year

https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-PM-18-002.html

https://www.genomeweb.com/genetic-research/nih-seeking-applications-genome-centers-all-us-research-project#.WwXLW9MvyP5

Windows Subsystem for Linux

May 25, 2018

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Subsystem_for_Linux
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/wsl/install-win10

Analyzing 1.1 Billion NYC Taxi and Uber Trips, with a Vengeance

May 22, 2018

Thoughts on @R_Thaler & @CassSunstein’s Nudge
http://BLOG.gerstein.info/2018/05/thoughts-on-thaler-sunsteins-nudge.html General points about human decision making, with practical
implications for one’s day-to-day life HT @Rozowsky

Google discontinues the RSS feed from Google Calendars

June 13, 2017

$GOOGL ends #gcal RSS & public #photos homepage; thought I could trust it for stability
https://ProductForums.Google.com/forum/#!msg/photos/8QqjlFdYzyc/1_YCwkYWBwAJ
+ https://www.404TechSupport.com/2015/10/06/google-discontinue-feed-google-calendars/ On Fri, Jun 2, 2017 at 10:54 PM, Mark Gerstein wrote:

Network Analysis: 60-second animation shows how divided Congress has become over the last 60 years

June 9, 2017

#Network Analysis [highlighting #modularity change]: Animation shows how divided Congress has become over…60 yrs https://www.YouTube.com/watch?v=tEczkhfLwqM