• 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

Sep 13 | Vmatch

Vmatch is a versatile software tool for efficiently solving large scale sequence matching tasks. Vmatch subsumes the software tool REPute... >>

Sep 13 | MacSyFinder

MacSyFinder is a program to model and detect macromolecular systems, genetic pathways... in protein datasets. In prokaryotes, these syste... >>

Sep 12 | Tcl/Tk

(Tool Command Language) is a very powerful but easy to learn dynamic programming language, suitable for a very wide range of uses, includ... >>

Sep 11 | CRISPRCasFinder

The CRISPRCasFinder program enables the easy detection of CRISPRs and cas genes in user-submitted sequence data (allows sequences up to 5... >>

Sep 06 | CNVkit

A command-line toolkit and Python library for detecting copy number variants and alterations genome-wide from high-throughput sequencing. >>

Aug 28 | Cytoscape

a software platform for visualizing molecular interaction networks and biological pathways and integrating these networks with annotation... >>

Aug 28 | SaTScan

SaTScan™ is a free software that analyzes spatial, temporal and space-time data using the spatial, temporal, or space-time scan statistic... >>

Latest news

SBGrid/Harvard Shield

BioGrids Workshop Series

Join us for a series of hands-on workshops featuring scientists and contributing developers demonstrating software tools and techniques and offering an opportunity to ask questions directly relevant to your research. ...

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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