Health & Medicine


Collaboration Between RCSB Protein Data Bank and Amazon Web Services

The RCSB Protein Data Bank, headquartered at the Rutgers Institute for Quantitative Biomedicine, announced the expansion of its data storage capacity through the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Open Data Sponsorship Program. The AWS program is providing the Protein Data Bank with more than 100 terabytes of storage for no-cost delivery of information to millions of scientists, educators, and students around the world who are working in fundamental biology, biomedicine, bioenergy, bioengineering and biotechnology.


COVID-19 vaccines taken by people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which affects millions worldwide, safely and effectively protect them from the SARS-Cov-2 virus, a Rutgers study finds. The comprehensive review, published in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, focused on all studies describing the response of patients with IBD who were administered a COVID-19 vaccine.