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A Free Version of Persephone for Web

15:19 27 November in General News, Web Version
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We are exploring the new web technologies. Our first version of Persephone for Web will run in a browser using WebGL. Our first experiments have shown impressive results. The plan is to release it in December. The pilot version will work with public data and will be free for everyone. Any feedback is appreciated. [caption id="attachment_14730" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Comparison of two chromosomes of rice japonica and indica[/caption]  ...

Persephone at PAG

18:12 20 October in General News
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We will have a booth at Plant & Animal Genome conference in San-Diego. Please visit us at Town and Country Resort and Convention Center (Grand Exhibit Hall) between January 14 and January 16, 2018. In addition to that, we will give a 20 min talk at the International Rice Informatics Consortium workshop on January 17 between 10:30 AM and 12:40 PM. We are planning to go over the main features of Persephone genome viewer. Also, we will introduce the new version that runs in a web browser....

New Persephone Technology to Be Demonstrated at Genome Conference

07:30 21 December in Events, Software Updates
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Ceres, Inc. today announced that its genomics team will demonstrate new features of its Persephone software technology at the upcoming International Plant and Animal Genome Conference in San Diego, Calif. Persephone makes it possible for researchers to organize, store, access and explore a diverse array of DNA-related information in much the same way online mapping programs allow users to explore geographic regions and locations. Today, hundreds of life scientists around the globe use Persephone, with more companies and scientists expected to convert from older tools. For 2016, Ceres has introduced a new data management application, named PersephoneShell, which automates most aspects of the...

KWS to evaluate Persephone for its global product segments

06:20 29 September in General News
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Ceres, Inc., an agricultural biotechnology company, today announced that KWS SAAT SE, a global seed developer with operations in over 70 counties, will evaluate Ceres’ Persephone bioinformatics technology under a license agreement. Originally developed for in-house use by Ceres, the Persephone system allows researchers to organize, store, access and explore a diverse array of DNA-related information in much the same way online mapping programs allow users to explore geographic regions and locations. “We look forward to working with researchers at KWS to demonstrate how Persephone can help deliver complex genomic information directly to its diverse product development groups,” said Tim Swaller, Ceres...