• 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 22 | mlst

Scan contig files against PubMLST typing schemes >>

Sep 22 | ABRicate

Mass screening of contigs for antibiotic resistance genes >>

Sep 22 | WhatsHap

phase genomic variants using DNA sequencing reads (haplotype assembly) >>

Sep 21 | ARIBA

ARIBA: Antibiotic Resistance Identification By Assembly >>

Sep 21 | peddy

peddy compares familial-relationships and sexes as reported in a PED/FAM file with those inferred from a VCF. >>

Sep 21 | IntaRNA

Efficient RNA-RNA interaction prediction incorporating seeding and accessibility of interacting sites >>

Sep 21 | HMMER

is used for searching sequence databases for sequence homologs, and for making sequence alignments. It implements methods using probabilist… >>

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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 …