Informatics

The CWL provides vocabulary for describing tools and workflows in a standardized fashion to make sharing analysis resources a little less tedious.

The vision of NantHealth's omics-driven, cloud-based precision oncology grows bigger, but technical details remain shielded.

The method combines post-translational modification data and 3D protein structure data to identify known and novel biologically significant hotspots.

The partners are working to integrate NantHealth's Genomic Proteomic Sequencing and Eviti cancer treatment planning platform with Allscripts' software.

DNAnexus' platform will support data analysis and sharing for the third phase of the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements project.

Genotypic tumor progression classifier and predictor
Method for cross-instrument comparison of gene expression data
Methods and compositions for incorporating nucleotides
Bioinformatics systems, apparatuses, and methods executed on an integrated circuit processing platform
Taxonomic classification system
Minimization of epigenetic surprisal data of epigenetic data within a time series

In Nature this week: association between genome-wide homozygosity and traits like height and cognitive ability, improved CRISPR-Cas9 editing, and more.

A survey examines how age, political leanings, and more influence how Americans view certain scientific topics, the Associated Press reports.

A researcher who pleaded guilty to making false statements in research reports has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison and must pay $7.2 million back to the NIH.

The BabySeq project to study the risks and benefits of sequencing newborns is underway.