• BioGrids: an initiative to provide centralized, cross-disciplinary scientific software support, based on the SBGrid model. Read more in eLIFE.

  • A segmented purkinje cell (turquoise) extends collaterals, forming synapses (gold/red) in the cerebellum, from the HMS Image and Data Analysis Core. Learn more.

  • HMS's Drosophila RNAi Screening Center (DRSC) is building a comprehensive Drosophila insulin signaling network (InsulinNet).

Recent Software Updates

Apr 09 | NanoPlot

Plotting tool for long read sequencing data and alignments. >>

Apr 08 | IGV

(Integrative Genomics Viewer) a high-performance visualization tool for interactive exploration of large, integrated genomic datasets. It s… >>

Apr 07 | MAPS

MAPS (Model-based Analysis of PLAC-Seq data) pipeline is a a set of multiple scripts used to analyze PLAC-Seq and HiChIP data. >>

Apr 06 | Python

a general-purpose, interpreted, object oriented, high-level dynamic programming language that emphasizes code readability. Its syntax allo… >>

Mar 29 | TensorFlow

an open source software library for high performance numerical computation. Its flexible architecture allows easy deployment of computation… >>

Mar 26 | CellProfiler

is a cell image analysis software designed to enable biologists without training in computer vision or programming to quantitatively measur… >>

Mar 25 | OpenMPI

an open source Message Passing Interface implementation that is developed and maintained by a consortium of academic, research, and industr… >>

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SBGrid/Harvard Shield

BioGrids Technology Breakfasts

Join us once monthly for our BioGrids Technology Breakfast where we'll hear about research computing tools and services available to the Harvard community and get updates from a variety of …

SBGrid/Harvard Shield

Training Opportunities at HMS

A range of bioinformatics training opportunities are available to HMS researchers, with classes ranging from 2-hour introductory Python lectures to a 10-day in-depth NSG data analysis courses. Check out the …