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.

Researchers will use Annai's software to upload, store, access, and manage approximately one petabyte of data from the Pan Cancer Project in the cloud at the six centers. The current dataset contains transcriptomic, DNA methylation, and other types of information from 2,000 whole genome tumor-normal pairs.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Differences in DNA methylation could be used to distinguish between DNA samples obtained from identical twins, researchers say.

A retrovirus that's been integrated into the human genome appears to have a role in embryonic development, researchers report.

A report from MIT identifies areas of scientific research where declining research support is hindering needed advances.

In PLOS this week: phylogenetic study of hepatitis E viruses in Swedish moose, recombination sites in the honeybee genome, and more.

May
28
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar will demonstrate how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease.