Blogging the biotechnology revolution

Systems Biology is changing the way biology is done. Is it a fad or is it effective? This blog tracks current happenings and helps you stay on top of the field. You can find a list of relevant papers at systems biology paper watch Have you heard a talk or read a paper in bioinformatics / systems biology you would like to tell other people about? Email: and get the word out!

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

I just ran into Phil Bourne who was talking about a pretty cool project he has been working on called SciVee. Which is basically a youtube for scientists. How it works is that authors of papers create video talks of their papers basically telling the story of the paper instead of people just reading an abstract. Its a pretty good concept - and has a social networking aspect to it, youg scientists can network with each other as they are the ones making the videos. Right now all PLOS authors are invited to create a video. Check it out the front page has a paper about structural bioinformatics of kinase superfamilies