Thomson Scientific Announces BONDplus for Biological Researchers

Sep 11, 2007

Thomson Scientific, part of The Thomson Corporation and a provider of information solutions to the worldwide research and business communities, announced the release of BONDplus, an integrated, web-based data platform to address the information and analytic needs of biological researchers. Compiled from 15 assembled resources including GenBank, RefSeq, Entrez Gene, and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot, BONDplus intends to leverage publicly available biological sequence data, BINDplus biomolecular interaction data as well as GENESEQ, a value added database of patented biological sequences. BONDplus can be a resource for any researcher by uniting the genomic, proteomic and metabolomic research communities around one comprehensive platform. The subscription service provides information from over 15 assembled resources including BINDplus and GENESEQ in addition to pre-computed data sets with BLAST functionality, visualization tools, and over 80 million in public domain sequences.