Cory Brouwer

A need for a transdisciplinary environment: the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project.

August 07, 2014

A need for a transdisciplinary environment: the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project. Trends Plant Sci. 2014 Aug, Reid RW1, Brouwer CR1, Jackson EW2, Lila MA3. Department of Bioinformatics and Genomics, 150 Research Campus Drive, Suite 3333, Kannapolis, NC 28081, USA. 2General Mills, North Carolina Research Campus, Kannapolis, NC 28081, USA. 3Plants for Human Health Institute, North Carolina State University, 600 Laureate Way, Kannapolis, NC […]

A Novel Catechol-O-Methyltransferase Variant Associated with Human Disc Degeneration.

May 15, 2014

A Novel Catechol-O-Methyltransferase Variant Associated with Human Disc Degeneration. May 15, 2014 Gruber HE1, Sha W2, Brouwer CR2, Steuerwald N3, Hoelscher GL1, Hanley EN1. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, N.C.; 2. Department of Bioinformatics and Genomics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, N.C.; 3. Bioinformatics Services Division, North Carolina Research Campus, Kannapolis, N.C.; 4. […]

Increased plasma corticosterone contributes to the development of alcoholic fatty liver in mice.

December 06, 2013

Increased plasma corticosterone contributes to the development of alcoholic fatty liver in mice. American Journal of Physiology. Gatrointestinal and liver physiology. December 2013. [Epub Oct 10, 2013]. Sun X, Luo W, Tan X, Li Q, Zhao Y, Zhong W, Sun X, Brouwer C, Zhou Z. Center for Translational & Biomedical Research, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, North Carolina Research Campus, Kannapolis. Abstract […]

UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Expanding NCRC Offices

September 30, 2013

Published in Opportunities, a real estate to research quarterly newsletter of the NC Research Campus September 30, 2013 UNC Charlotte is expanding their 3,000 square-foot office space in the David H. Murdock Research Institute core laboratory with a 1,200-square-foot addition. “We’re looking to expand and add space that is more flexible to set-up cubicles and have […]

UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Plans Expansion of NCRC Offices

September 26, 2013

    Cory Brouwer, PhD, director of the UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Research Services Division at the NC Research Campus (NCRC), directs projects involving complex biological computations and the management of immense data sets. This fall, he has simple addition at the forefront of his mind. In October, all of the details should be squared away […]

Update On The North Carolina Research Campus

August 12, 2013

Charlotte Talks   It was a dark and uncertain time for Kannapolis ten years ago when the historic Pillowtex plant shut down. Since then, the town has seen much change, both physically and economically. The economic downturn a few years ago put a delay in the metamorphosis that Kannapolis was in the process of in […]

UNC Charlotte part of $1.5 million N.C. Research Campus project

July 17, 2013

  UNC Charlotte News July 17, 2013 An unprecedented partnership of academic and industry organizations at the North Carolina Research Campus is launching a $1.5 million program to engage college students from across the state in a first-of-its-kind education and research endeavor – the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP). University scientists, industry leaders and college […]

Pathview: an R/Bioconductor package for pathway based data integration and visualization

June 04, 2013

Pathview: an R/Bioconductor package for pathway based data integration and visualization. Bioinformatics. Epub June 4, 2013. Luo W, Brouwer C. Department of Bioinformatics and Genomics, UNC Charlotte and NC Research Campus. Abstract SUMMARY: Pathview is a novel tool set for pathway-based data integration and visualization. It maps and renders user data on relevant pathway graphs. […]

Tools and Technology: Accelerating Innovation

November 01, 2012

One of the hallmarks of the NC Research Campus is the David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI) and its array of scientific instrumentation not available at many other scientific centers. In the UNC Charlotte Life Sciences Session Tools and Technology: Accelerating Technology, scientists at the NCRC got the opportunity to elaborate on the array of […]

UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Services Division: At the Core of Collaboration

June 03, 2012

UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Services Division: At the Core of Collaboration Emerging in the early 1980s, bioinformatics has evolved alongside advances in computational capabilities, the Internet and gene sequencing into a required tool box of methodologies to analyze data produced by gene sequencing and high-throughput screening technologies. At the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, […]

Lowering industry firewalls: pre-competitive informatics initiatives in drug discovery.

March 19, 2009

Barnes M R, Harland L, Foord S M, Hall M D, Dix I, Thomas S, Williams-Jones B I, Brouwer C R. (2009) Lowering industry firewalls: pre-competitive informatics initiatives in drug discovery. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 8:701-708. Abstract Pharmaceutical research and development is facing substantial challenges that have prompted the industry to shift funding from early- […]

Visualizing the drug target landscape.

March 19, 2009

Campbell S A, Gaulton A, Marshall J, Bichko D, Martin S, Brouwer C and Harland L. (2009) Visualizing the drug target landscape. Drug Disc Today. 15:3-15. Abstract Generating new therapeutic hypotheses for human disease requires the analysis and interpretation of many different experimental datasets. Assembling a holistic picture of the current landscape of drug discovery […]