Volume 31 Issue 8, August 2013

Volume 31 Issue 8


  • Editorial |

    An international alliance to enable secure sharing of human genomic and clinical data merits both broad support and financial backing from the global research and clinical communities.



    Building a business

  • Bioentrepreneur |

    Throwing some light on the Byzantine rules surrounding stock options and other equity associated with startups.

    • John J Cannon III
    •  & Mark Kessel
  • SciCafé

Opinion and Comment


News and Views

  • News & Views |

    The erroneous links in networks inferred from data can be efficiently eliminated under certain conditions.

    • Babak Alipanahi
    •  & Brendan J Frey
  • News & Views |

    Extensive metabolic engineering of the yeast Yarrowia lipolytica results in a sustainable and commercially viable alternative to fish oil for the supply of eicosapentaenoic acid.

    • James P Wynn
  • News & Views |

    Efficient human nuclear-transfer embryo cloning is here at last, prompting renewed efforts to explore hidden variables in the cloning process.

    • Anthony C F Perry


Careers and Recruitment