• 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 02 | skDER

efficient & high-resolution dereplication of microbial genomes >>

Sep 28 | RStudio

an integrated development environment (IDE) for R that includes a console, syntax-highlighting editor that supports direct code execution, … >>

Sep 25 | ninja-nj

Nearly Infinite Neighbor Joining Application >>

Sep 22 | mmquant

RNA-Seq quantification tool, with special handling on multi-mapping reads. >>

Sep 18 | pixelator

A commandline tool and library to process and analyze sequencing data from Molecular Pixelation (MPX) assays. >>

Sep 18 | biobambam2

tools for early stage NGS alignment file processing including fast sorting and duplicate marking. >>

Sep 18 | STAR

(Spliced Transcripts Alignment to a Reference) is an ultrafast universal RNA-seq aligner. >>

Latest news

SBGrid/Harvard Shield

BioGrids Technology Breakfasts

Join us once monthly for our BioGrids Technology Breakfast. Fridays at 9:30am on Zoom, we'll hear about research computing tools and services available to the Harvard community, get updates from …

BioGrids for SBGrid Users Tutorial

For SBGrid users who are already familiar with the SBGrid software installation platform, members may opt-in in to include the BioGrids software stack in their installation. BioGrids in an SBGrid-style …

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 …