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decode

[dē′kōd]
(communications)
To translate coded characters into a more understandable form.

decode

(cryptography)
To apply decryption.

decode

(1) To convert coded data back into its original form. Contrast with encode.

(2) See decrypt.
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ExtensibilityCoNew applications can be supported by simply updating the decode database/application knowledgebase.
We plan to incorporate the most interesting of today's findings into our deCODEme(TM) personal genome analysis service," said Kari Stefansson, CEO of deCODE and senior author on the paper.
deCODE is a biopharmaceutical company developing drugs and DNA-based tests to improve the treatment, diagnosis and prevention of common diseases.
deCODE is unique in that we are the leaders both in the discovery of genetic risk factors for common diseases and in bringing to market the reference laboratory tests and direct-to-consumer scans that enable individuals and their physicians to put these discoveries to work to better protect their health.
deCODE is continuing its policy of reducing expenses while completing the evaluation of its strategic alternatives, including corporate partnerships and the sale of assets.
As part of the agreement, Illumina will install its SNP genotyping platform at deCODE, enabling deCODE to expand its contract genotyping business to offer Illumina platform and assay technologies together with deCODE's proprietary analytical services for customers.
deCODE's newly presented data demonstrate that the SNPs measured by deCODE AF(TM) are the most significant known genetic risk factors not only for AF, but also for ischemic stroke.
In accordance with Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 4450(e)(4), deCODE will be provided a period of 30 calendar days, or until October 30, 2008, to regain compliance.
Agilent's CAN/LIN option for the 6000 Series oscilloscopes features hardware-accelerated decode of CAN and LIN serial buses to produce the industry's fastest decode update rates.
28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- deCODE genetics today announced that it will host a live webcast of deCODE CSO Jeffrey Gulcher's presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference 2008.
NEW YORK -- Thirteen/WNET and Decode Entertainment are bringing "Franny's Feet," the international hit and award-winning series for four- to seven-year-old children, to U.