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NNLM Webinar on September 20: Five Clinical Questions You Can Answer Using the NCBI Databases

Posted by on September 7th, 2017

Registration is available for the one-hour webinar, Five Clinical Questions You Can Answer Using the NCBI Databases, on September 20, 10:00-11:00 AM PDT. The instructors will be Peter Cooper and Bonnie Maidak, from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). In this Webinar you will learn about the NCBI databases Genetic Testing Registry, ClinVar, and… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, NCBI, NLM Resources



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July 19 NCBI Webinar: Automate PubMed Searches & Save Citation Collections with My NCBI

Posted by on July 12th, 2017

Registration is available for the next NCBI Minute webinar, Automate PubMed Searches & Save Citation Collections with My NCBI, on Wednesday, July 19, 9:00-9:30 AM PDT. Would you like to have new PubMed citations for your topic of interest conveniently appear in your email inbox or quickly collect those records for further review? In this… Read More »

Posted in: Education & Training, Healthcare Professionals, NCBI, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools



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NTO Webinar on July 26: “5 Questions You Can Answer with NCBI Protein and Structure Databases”

Posted by on June 30th, 2017

Registration is available for the next installment of the NNLM Training Office (NTO) Bioinformatics Education 5 Questions series of webinars, on Wednesday, July 26, 10:00-11:00 AM PDT. In this session, NCBI scientists Peter Cooper and Bonnie Maidak discuss the Protein and Structure databases, through the frame of real questions sent to the NCBI Help Desk…. Read More »

Posted in: Data, Education & Training, Informatics, NCBI, NLM Resources



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NLM Resource with Information about Laboratory Chemical Safety

Posted by on June 21st, 2017

Chemicals accidents in academic and industrial labs may result from hazardous chemical reactions. The National Library of Medicine provides selected links to information about lab safety. In addition, the National Center for Biotechnology Information’s (NCBI) PubChem resource provides a new feature, the Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary (LCSS), which provides stability and reactivity information taken from… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness and Response, Environmental Health and Toxicology, NCBI, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools



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David J. Lipman, MD, Leaves NLM After Nearly 30 Years of Service

Posted by on May 23rd, 2017

David J. Lipman, MD, who served as the director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) since its creation almost 30 years ago, is assuming the position of Chief Science Officer at Impossible Foods, a company bringing innovative molecular techniques to the food industry. Under Dr. Lipmanā€™s leadership, NCBI has become an essential resource… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Data, NCBI, NLM Resources, PubMed

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