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TheSTARPlatform includes tools for analyzing genomic data from raw sequence through to variants calls as well as for compressing and storing data.

Consortium researchers will use the STARPlatform to manage whole exome and genome sequence from patients with three diffuse glioma subtypes.

The International Cancer Genome Consortium has selected Annai Systems to host data from more than 10,000 human cancer genomes.

BOSTON (GenomeWeb) - Annai Systems, a Carlsbad, Calif.-based developer of genomic data management solutions, has unveiled a new product for the life sciences market called Annai-ShareSeq that gives customers in academia and industry access to genomic data, bioinformatics pipelines and workflows,

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Annai Systems said today that it is working with Hitachi Data Systems to provide an integrated data management and analysis system that combines Hitachi's high-performance compute and cloud-based solutions and the Annai-GNOS data management software platform.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Annai Systems is partnering with the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) and the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) to provide its Annai GNOS data management software to six centers that house data for the Pan Cancer Project.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A group of bioinformatics and technology-focused firms and institutes that challenges informatics researchers to solve specific problems, has issued a new challenge to spur investigators to develop better methods for identifying cancer-associated mutations.

Increasing activity from sequencing vendors and other new players, as well as a flurry of activity around clinical data analysis software and the commercialization of a number of open source tools were the key trends in the bioinformatics community in 2012.

Bioinformatics firm Annai Systems has partnered with IT consultancy ThoughtWorks to develop a software system that extracts pertinent information from individuals’ molecular data and integrates it with information from the scientific literature and public databases to help clinic

Annai Systems, a privately held company that develops high-performance network technology for genomic research and medicine, said this week that it has acquired MedTrust Online — an online community of more than 10,000 oncologists.

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