Yearly Archives: 2013


Chase the dream, not the money: the dirty little secrets of proposal writing

By |2019-04-04T17:18:25+00:00November 5th, 2013|

When I started writing proposal, I was “chasing the money” by submitting proposals haphazardly in responses to various calls I was aware of. There are two problems with this approach. I did not understand well how to work with the different funding agencies. And I was too reactive to have the data and credentials necessary [...]

GenoCAD Release Notes

By |2019-02-06T19:42:59+00:00November 2nd, 2013|

Release notes v.2.3.1 (January 11, 2014) New Features Added links to the new video tutorials available from Added two new articles to the Documents page. Modified the import grammar process so users are not prompted to reuse or replace existing ImageSets. Release notes v.2.3.0 (November 2, 2013) New Features BLAST Search Capability: It is [...]

Measurements modeling transcription noise makes the cover of Cell Cycle

By |2019-02-06T19:42:59+00:00October 7th, 2013|

The October issue of Cell Cycle includes an article reporting our efforts to measure and model the transcriptional noise affecting the the regulatory network controlling the cell cycle in the baker yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae). The journal cover page features an image derived from this work.   Cell Cycle. 2013 Sep 4;12(19). [Epub ahead of print] Measurement [...]

Jean Peccoud to give keynote at Junior PI Meeting at ISMB/ECCB 2013

By |2019-02-06T19:43:17+00:00July 15th, 2013|

Transitioning from Post-doc to (junior) PI is a major step in the scientific career ladder bringing new challenges to the scientist. Key among these challenges is moving from a single project-based responsibility to being responsible for the projects of students, technicians and post-docs. On top of this, the researcher is expected to be a successful [...]

GenoCAD presented at BOSC 2013

By |2019-02-06T19:43:17+00:00July 15th, 2013|

Jean Peccoud will give an update on GenoCAD recent developments at the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC) that will be held July 19-20 in Berlin as part of the ISMB/ECCB 2013 pre-conference program. Jean Peccoud will also participate in a round-table about "Strategies for Funding and Maintaining Open Source Software". See the complete BOSC 2013 [...]

GenoCAD Tutorial at ICSB (August 29, 2013)

By |2019-02-06T19:43:17+00:00June 25th, 2013|

Systems and synthetic biology are cross-fertilizing each other in unexpected but very productive ways. For several years ICSB has included synthetic biology sessions. Many keynote speakers are known for their work in synthetic biology or at the interface between synthetic and systems biology. This tutorial will give ICSB participant an opportunity to practice synthetic biology [...]