deCode Company Profile

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Based in Reykjavik, Iceland, deCODE genetics is a population-based genomics company conducting research into the inherited causes of common diseases. The company operates one of the most technologically advanced high-throughput genotyping laboratories in the world. Together with pharmaceutical companies and other healthcare institutions, deCODE aims to utilize its research to develop new methods for identifying, treating and preventing disease.


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Scientists decode secret to thriving in life –

The Indian ExpressScientists decode secret to thriving in lifegulfnews.comLondon: Doing well in life, it seems, is not as difficult as we tend to assume when life throws a few tough challenges at us. ...

deCODE genetics Study Reveals An Ancient Achilles Heel In The Human Genome

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Robotic Birds Help Decode Avian Deception

Magpie-larks trick rivals with solo 'duets' to defend territory.

DNA Testing Firms Are Cashing in Our Genes. Should We Get a Cut?

(New Scientist) – YOUR DNA determines many aspects of who you are, and an increasing number of companies are claiming they can decode it for you. But they may be getting more out of it than you ...

‘Bill Of The Month’: A College Student’s $17,850 Drug Test

Kaiser Health News, in collaboration with NPR, kicks off a series that will examine and decode your perplexing medical bills.

Researchers Decode Toxoplasmosis’ Control of Immune Cells

The infection toxoplasmosis is caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii and is widely spread. It is estimated that 30%-50% of...

Scientists Decode the Origin of Universe?s Heavy Elements in the Light from a Neutron Star Merger

Berkeley Lab scientists play key role in explaining a historic discovery

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Decoding the centromeric nucleosome through CENP-N.

Centromere protein (CENP) A, a histone H3 variant, is a key epigenetic determinant of chromosome domains known as centromeres. Centromeres nucleate kinetochores, multi-subunit complexes that capture s...

The Importance of Being Modified: The Role of RNA Modifications in Translational Fidelity.

The posttranscriptional modifications of tRNA's anticodon stem and loop (ASL) domain represent a third level, a third code, to the accuracy and efficiency of translating mRNA codons into the correct a...

Neural Encoding and Decoding with Deep Learning for Dynamic Natural Vision.

Convolutional neural network (CNN) driven by image recognition has been shown to be able to explain cortical responses to static pictures at ventral-stream areas. Here, we further showed that such CNN...

Time-resolved decoding of planned delayed and immediate prehension movements.

Different contexts require us either to react immediately, or to delay (or suppress) a planned movement. Previous studies that aimed at decoding movement plans typically dissociated movement preparati...

LncRNA GAS5 Represses Osteosarcoma Cells Growth and Metastasis via Sponging MiR-203a.

LncRNA GAS5, a growth suppressor, has been reported to exert anti-tumor actions in various cancers, whereas the exact mechanism underling the anti-tumor action is still unclear. This study was aimed t...

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Effect of GlucoNorm vs Glyburide on Post-Prandial Hyperglycemia in Elderly Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

The results from the DECODE Study have shown that postprandial (1 - 2 hours after a meal) hyperglycemia (elevated blood sugar) is more common in elderly people with diabetes than younger p...

Microgrid II - Electrocorticography Signals for Human Hand Prosthetics

Neurologic disease with loss of motor function is a major health burden. Brain-computer interfaces (BCI) are systems that use brain signals to power an external device, such as a communica...

Inhibitory Control of the Mind : Neural Bases and Impact for Obsessive-compulsive Disorders

Mental-health conditions affect million people worldwide. The economic burden of mental illness is enormous and the economic health of both developing and developed nations will depend on ...

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Based in Reykjavik, Iceland, deCODE genetics is a population-based genomics company conducting research into the inherited causes of common diseases. The company operates one of the most technological...

deCODE genetics Inc.

In January 2006 deCODE GENETICS Inc., acquired Urdur Verdanki Skuld, a privately-held cancer research firm. The acquisition enables deCODE to broaden and enhances its cancer program by applying deCODE...

deCODE chemistry

deCODE chemistry offers chemistry-based drug discovery and development services including early-stage lead discovery and optimization, process chemistry research for development of optimal synthetic r...

deCODE genetics

deCODE is a biopharmaceutical company applying its discoveries in human genetics to the development of drugs for common diseases. deCODE is a global leader in gene discovery - our population approach ...

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