Program 203

AIRDATE:06/06/06

PROMO: Hamster prions help Dr. David Wishart of the Alberta Prion Research Institute in his efforts to understand why prion proteins misfold

Alberta Ingenuity Centre for Machine Learning researchers Dr. Russ Greiner, Tingshao Zhu and Dr. Bob Price develop intuitive browser called WEB IC

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TITLE: Dr. David Wishart, Professor, Computing Sciences and Biological Sciences, University of Alberta and Researcher, Alberta Prion Research Institute
SUBJECT: #203 Characterizing the Structure, Dynamics and Kinetics of Prions
SYNOPSIS: The Alberta Prion Research Institute hopes to beat the rest of the world in the race to find out what causes prion proteins to misfold. Heading up that project which could lead to a treatment for these "mad cow" related diseases is Dr. David Wishart.

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TITLE: Dr. Russ Greiner, Professor, Computing Sciences, University of Alberta and Principal Investigator, Alberta Ingenuity Centre for Machine Learning
SUBJECT: #203 Web IC: The Intuitive Browser
SYNOPSIS: A team of researchers from the Alberta Ingenuity Centre for Machine Learning has come up with a whole new way to help people browse on the web. Thanks to the work of Dr. Russ Greiner, Tingshao Zhu, Dr. Bob Price and their colleagues, the new program can actually predict what you want, and will find it for you much faster than what’s available today.

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TITLE: Tingshao Zhu, PhD Student, Computing Sciences, University of Alberta
SUBJECT: #203 Web IC: The Intuitive Browser
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TITLE: Dr. Bob Price, Post Doctoral Fellow, Computing Sciences and School of Business, University of Alberta
SUBJECT: #203 Web IC
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