Dr Ingrid Brands, CEO

Ingrid is a serial-entrepreneur and seasoned leader with more than 2 decades of senior research and management experience under her belt.

The evolution of bioinformatics

Conventional vaccine development, still based predominantly on systems developed in the last ...

How to characterise protein domains

Classifying genes and assigning functions to gene products is a fundamental step in converting...

Bring Meaning to the Chaotic Space of Omics & Text

Learn how to integrate and normalise omics and biomedical text data into a single data...

Defining next-generation biobanks

Since the term was first introduced in the mid-nineties, biobanking has evolved significantly...

The role of NGS in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide, accounting for 25% of all female...

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The metadata challenge in biological research

One of the key highlights of the global response to COVID-19 has been the importance of ...

Learnings from the global response to the pandemic

Prior to 2020, the fastest vaccine development program had taken four years from viral sampling...

How to identify species related to a sequence

The taxonomic identification of species is a fundamental process in biological research that...

The future of precision medicine

The sequencing of the human genome heralded a potential revolution in healthcare. So much so...

How to retrieve shared motifs across homologous sequences

Motifs refer to short, typically fixed length patterns that are repeated in exact or approximate...

New release of Retrieve & Relate now available

BioStrand Retrieve & Relate (R&R), the hyper-scalable, multi-database, zero-code, self-service...