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The partners are seeking 10 clients for the EAP, which starts this summer. A full system launch is planned for the end of the year.

BioTeam has developed a web portal for the MSSNG repository that offers easy access to genomic, phenotype, and clinical data collected through the project.

Besides optimizing open-source code, the company has forged focused partnerships with multiple bioinformatics firms including Edico Genome and Curoverse. 

NIAID plans to eventually establish five centers that provide high-performance compute, tools, and training to researchers in Africa.

BOSTON (GenomeWeb) – Seven Bridges Genomics will soon begin testing a local version of its cloud-based bioinformatics platform that will run SlipStream, an appliance that is developed and sold by bioinformatics consultancy BioTeam.

Bioinformatics consultancy firm BioTeam has launched an early access program for its SlipStream Appliance: Galaxy Edition, a new product scheduled for general release later this year that couples the company's SlipStream server appliance with the

The jury is still out on how useful a new low-cost cloud storage solution from Amazon will be for life science computing, according to several bioinformatics firms.

Anticipating increased demand and larger data uploads when its HiSeq sequencers are integrated with its BaseSpace cloud later this year, Illumina has put a pricing structure in place that will limit the amount of free space available for storing and processing genomic data in the

BOSTON — Telecommunications giant BT has entered the life science informatics market with the launch of BT for Life Sciences R&D, a cloud-based service for use by scientists from pharmaceutical, biotechnology, devices, and diagnostics companies, as well as those in academia a

Agilent Technologies has launched SureSelect XT Human Methyl-Seq and HaloPlex target enrichment systems.

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Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.

Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky and Adam Marcus report that Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have recommended that more than 30 papers from a former researcher be retracted.

Thomas Steitz, who won the 2009 chemistry Nobel Prize for his ribosome work, has died, the Washington Post reports.

In PLOS this week: mechanisms for genes implicated in coronary artery disease, rumen microbes and host genetics influence cow methane production, and more.