In this episode, bioinformatics experts Konstantinos Krampis and Angel Pizarro join host Andrew S. Wiecek to discuss how cloud computing is reducing the bottleneck of DNA sequence analysis in genomics.
Also, in our science roundtable with journalists Sarah C.P. Williams and Ashley Yeager, we discuss cloud computing, the recent report from the National Institutes of Health on the future of the biomedical workforce, and recent advances in the field of infertility research.
|Featured in this Episode|
|Konstantinos Krampis is assistant professor at the J. Craig Venter Institute.|
|Angel Pizarro is the director of the Institute of Translational Medicine and Theraputics Bioinformatics Facility at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.|
|Sarah C.P. Williams is a freelance science writer based out of Kailua, Hawaii. You can follow her latest work at http://www.facebook.com/sarahcpwilliams.
|Ashley Yeager works in the Office of News and Communications at Duke University and is also a freelance science writer. You can follow her at https://plus.google.com/104786459743651414888/about.
|Andrew S. Wiecek is news editor at BioTechniques and host of the monthly podcast BenchTalk.You can follow him at http://www.biotechniques.com/news.|
|Episode Notes & Links|
Konstantinos Krampis Interview
Why Johnny Can't Clone: An interview with Dr. Ichiro Matsumura on his Practical Guide for best practices in molecular cloning
Reducing contamination in ancient DNA samples: An interview with Drs. Petra Korlević and Matthias Meyer
Antibody Validation | BenchTalk November 2013
Epigenetics Sept 2013 V2
The Translation Research Emphasis | BenchTalk, Episode 14
Behind the Scenes of GE's Cell Imaging Contest | BenchTalk, Episode 13