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Accelrys Accelrys, is a leading provider of simulation and informatics tools to accelerate the design, discovery, and development of chemical, pharmaceutical, and agricultural products. Our GCG-backed bioinformatics software provides project management; sequence editing; database searching and comparison; multiple sequence alignment; primer, motif, gene, and secondary structure prediction; mapping; fragment assembly; and evolutionary and protein analyses. We also offer an Oracle-based data integration and mining system. Our solutions enhance scientific insight and promote the flow of data, information, and knowledge throughout your discovery program, supporting decision making and enabling you to make the most intelligent use of your resources.

Apple Developer Connection (ADC) Apple Developer Connection (ADC) programs offer a full range of services for new and experienced developers. The programs provide convenient, affordable access to the tools and technical support needed to work efficiently and productively-reducing development time and costs. The support doesn't end with the development process. ADC programs provide critical business information and comarketing resources to help successfully market and distribute products.

BioInform Newsletter Since 1997, bioinformatics professionals around the world have relied on the BioInform Newsletter for exclusive, up-to-the-minute coverage of trends in life sciences computing. These elite practitioners know there is no substitute for the behind-the-scenes reporting and expert analysis delivered every week in BioInform.

Bioinformatics.org Bioinformatics.org is a non-profit organization which promotes freedom and openness in bioinformatics by providing free and open resources for the further development of such. The community has more than 1,200 members and almost four dozen resources and projects for research, development and information.

Chemical Computing Group Chemical Computing Group is a leading provider of state of the art discovery software for pharmaceutical and biotech research. MOE delivers platform independence, an embedded programming language for rapid prototyping of scientific methods and leading chemistry software tools in HTS, Structure Based Design, Molecular Modeling and Protein & Homology modeling. Our technology delivers enterprise-wide solutions to leading research companies.

Genome Technology Magazine Put your finger on the pulse of the new biology. Genome Technology Magazine is the only monthly magazine focused on the technology and business of genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics. Its readers are an elite audience of genomics scientists and technology professionals worldwide. Genome Technology takes you inside the minds, the methods, and the machines shaping the new biology.

GenomeWeb.com GenomeWeb.com has quickly become the leading source of genomics news for tens of thousands of life science professionals. With updates throughout the business day, GenomeWeb.com's team of expert journalists delivers high-value, forward-looking reports on the business and technology of genomics.

Incyte Genomics, Inc. Incyte Genomics, Inc., The BioKnowledge® Retriever is a sophisticated search tool that enables researchers to analyze proteins described in the Proteome BioKnowledge® Library, a collection of genomic databases which contains information derived from more than 170,00 published research articles on more than 75,000 human, mouse, rat, C. elegans, and fungal proteins.

International Society for Computational Biology International Society for Computational Biology is a membership society dedicated to advancing the scientific understanding of living systems through computation. Serving a global membership, ISCB hosts the annual ISMB conference (June 29-July 3, 2003 in Brisbane, Australia - see www.iscb.org/ismb2003), offers Travel Fellowships to several related meetings, distributes information about training, education and employment in the field, and has forged relationships with Affiliated Regional Groups worldwide. The Society's official journal, Bioinformatics, is complimentary online to all members.

Linux Journal SSC Publications, publisher of Linux Journal, is an established leader in the Linux, Open Source and UNIX fields. Now celebrating its eighth year of publication, Linux Journal is the premier magazine of the Linux community. To learn more about LJ and other SSC resources visit Linux Journal online.

MacSpotlight.com MacSpotlight is a web publication dedicated to providing its readers with quality commentary, non-biased reviews of the latest products, useful guides, and coverage of events related to the industry. Our mission is to create an active and helpful community within our web site for our readers to enjoy.

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), provides integrated access to DNA and protein sequence data, Associated mapping data, protein structures, and MEDLINE. Demonstrations of the GenBank database, the Entrez retrieval system, PubMed for MEDLINE searching, BLAST and VAST similarity searches for sequence and structures, and the BankIt and Sequin sequence submission software will be provided.

O'Reilly Network O'Reilly Network is the Online Resource for Open and Emerging Technologies. You trust O'Reilly to help you do your job more efficiently and effectively. And you can trust O'Reilly Network to deepen your knowledge and technical skills. O'Reilly Network offers information beyond O'Reilly books, from thought-provoking articles to extensive, searchable resources. It's your essential technology site before and after conferences: www.oreillynet.com.

PNN Technologies, Inc. PNN Technologies, Inc., is a premier developer of PLANN software technologies. PLANN (Plausible Neural Network) is a general purpose artificial neural network, which is capable of plausible inference and incremental learning. PLANN currently emphasizes the research and understanding of molecular biology systems, through the analysis of microarray, gene expression and other biological information. However, the unique algorithms can be translated into many different commercial and scientific tools that enhance your software analysis needs with the highest, industry leading, performance.

RLX Technologies RLX Technologies is the leading provider of blade servers and management software, offering superior density, price/performance, manageability, and scalability. RLX™ created a revolutionary architecture and form factor that enables 24 blades to be housed in a 3U chassis – that’s 336 servers in a standard 42U. Efficiencies such as shared power, cooling and network connectivity, RLX greatly improves TCO. RLX offers blade servers powered by Intel® and Transmeta™ processors optimized to run Linux® or Windows®.

San Diego Technical Books, Inc. San Diego Technical Books, Inc., a bookstore for working men and women, stocks popular and hard-to-find titles for nearly every profession, from programmer to forensic scientist. Many titles are discounted. Visit our web site at www.booksmatter.com. On the web or in the store, our prices are the same.

Sun Microsystems Sun Microsystems has held open systems to be the cornerstone of its business philosophy since the beginning. From desktops to supercomputers, and from development tools to productivity suites, Sun is dedicated to delivering hardware and software based on open industry standards. Today, through shared technology innovation, Sun's continued commitment to Open Source is reflected in its leadership and key contributions to the many projects including OpenOffice.org, GNOME, Grid Engine, JXTA, NetBeans, and Mozilla.

TimeLogic TimeLogic speeds discovery with the DeCypher accelerated bioinformatics solution. DeCypher dramatically speeds up computationally intensive algorithms, including BLAST, Smith-Waterman and HMM analysis. Backed by reliable hardware from Sun Microsystems, Dell and Compaq, TimeLogic gives you the power of a server farm in just inches of rack space. Visit www.timelogic.com. Contact us via email webmaster@timelogic.com or call 775-833-0200 for more information.

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