2014-03-10 - LifeMap Sciences Announces Release of MalaCards Version 1.05 with New Categorization

LifeMap Sciences, Inc. announced today the release of MalaCards, Version 1.05. The new release is available at www.malacards.org. MalaCards is a database of human diseases and their annotations that is modeled on the architecture and richness of the popular GeneCards ® database of human genes (http://genecards.org ). The database consolidates disease data from 61 sources and in this version contains 19,392 disease entries, 11,915 of which include associated genes. LifeMap Sciences holds the exclusive worldwide license to market MalaCards from Yeda Research and Development Company Ltd., the commercial arm of the Weizmann Institute of Science.