• 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

Nov 15 | OpenMS

OpenMS is an open-source software C++ library for LC-MS data management and analyses. It offers an infrastructure for rapid development o... >>

Oct 30 | phantompeakqualtools

Phantompeakqualtools computes informative enrichment and quality measures for ChIP-seq/DNase-seq/FAIRE-seq/MNase-seq data. It can also be... >>

Oct 30 | FFmpeg

A complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. >>

Oct 24 | deepTools

deepTools addresses the challenge of handling the large amounts of data that are now routinely generated from DNA sequencing centers. dee... >>

Oct 21 | HTSeq

a Python package that provides infrastructure to process data from high-throughput sequencing assays. >>

Oct 17 | MACS2

(Model Based Analysis of ChIP-Seq data) a novel algorithm for identifying transcript factor binding sites. >>

Oct 16 | FASTA

a DNA and protein sequence alignment software package that searches for matching sequence patterns or words, called k-tuples. >>

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 ...