• 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

Feb 17 | CUDA

redistributable software libraries to support CUDA applications for Linux. >>

Feb 08 | SPAdes

(St. Petersburg genome assembler) a genome assembly algorithm designed for single-cell and multi-cell bacterial data sets. >>

Feb 07 | OpenMPI

The Open MPI Project is an open source Message Passing Interface implementation that is developed and maintained by a consortium of acade... >>

Feb 07 | Prism

GraphPad Prism combines scientific graphing, comprehensive curve fitting (nonlinear regression), understandable statistics, and data orga... >>

Feb 07 | fastx_toolkit

The FASTX-Toolkit is a collection of command line tools for Short-Reads FASTA/FASTQ files preprocessing. >>

Feb 06 | GATK

a software package developed to analyze high-throughput sequencing data capable of taking on projects of any size with a primary focus on... >>

Feb 05 | SAMtools

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

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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 ...

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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 ...