• 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

Oct 22 | Horovod

Distributed training framework for TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, and Apache MXNet. >>

Oct 22 | SAMtools

(Sequence Alignment/Map) a generic format for storing large nucleotide sequence alignments that provides various utilities for manipulating… >>

Oct 21 | Jupyter

a language-agnostic HTML notebook application for Project Jupyter. >>

Oct 18 | TensorFlow

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

Oct 08 | Python

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

Oct 08 | SECAPR

Process sequence-capture FASTQ files into alignments for phylogenetic analyses. Integrates allele phasing. >>

Oct 07 | chewBBACA

A complete suite for gene-by-gene schema creation and strain identification. >>

Latest news

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 …

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