For years, we've wondered why evolution has preserved this protein, what positive role it could possibly be playing," says Susan Lindquist of the Whitehead Institute for Bio-medical Research in Cambridge, Mass.
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WI stands for Whitehead Institute (Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Cambridge, MA)
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At the time, both Ideker and Stockwell were fellows at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and worked on the program development with Richard Karp, a professor of bioengineering and mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley, known for his work in combinatorial algorithms and bioinformatics.
No researcher can possibly be familiar with all the known interactions in a cell, says Trey Ideker, a computational biologist with the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
David Page of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Mass.
Mann said he drew his initial inspiration from the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, which was formed in 1981 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology based on a gift from Edwin Whitehead, another medical-device entrepreneur.