• 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 12 | OpenJDK

(Open Java Development Kit) is a free and open source implementation of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE). >>

Sep 06 | BLAT

(BLAST-Like Alignment Tool) a very fast sequence alignment tool similar to BLAST. >>

Sep 05 | datamash

GNU datamash is a command-line program which performs basic numeric,textual and statistical operations on input textual data files. >>

Sep 05 | SinQC

A method and tool to control single-cell RNA-seq data quality. >>

Aug 25 | Boto 3

the Amazon Web Services (AWS) SDK for Python, which allows Python developers to write software that makes use of Amazon services like S3 ... >>

Aug 25 | Monocle

provides a toolkit for analyzing single cell gene expression experiments. Monocle was originally developed to analyze dynamic biological ... >>

Aug 04 | BIGpre

A quality assessment package for next-genomics sequencing data. BIGpre contains all the functions of other quality assessment software, s... >>

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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 ...