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Flocking toward computational reproducibility: Highlights from our Birds of a Feather session at BOSC 2021

This blog shares highlights and key takeaways from the Birds of a Feather session at BOSC 2021. The discussion topic theme was computational reproducibility of published papers – which drew a great group of BOSC participants and led to some lively discussion, in the hope that some of the ideas we exchanged would live on beyond the close of the conference. 

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Terra in a nutshell: 2-minute video for newcomers

This week we highlight a new video we created to help newcomers understand what is Terra. The video summarizes why it makes sense to move biomedical data to the cloud, and outlines how Terra helps you access data, analyze it, and collaborate securely there.

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How Terra fits within the AnVIL ecosystem

We’ve mentioned the AnVIL project a number of times in recent blog posts — covering topics such as Dockstore, RStudio, Galaxy, and DRS URIs — so it feels like it’s high time that we gave you some more context. Specifically, we thought it might be useful to reiterate the key goals of the AnVIL project and explain briefly how Terra fits in with the other AnVIL components.

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Embracing DRS URIs and the benefits of data interoperability standards

DRS stands for Data Repository Service API, one of the interoperability standards developed under the aegis of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH). In this blog, we explain the big picture of what DRS is for and how it liberates you from having to worry about certain data management problems. 

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Join us at the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference, July 29-30

The Broad Institute’s Data Sciences Platform is sponsoring this year’s Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC 2021), taking place virtually July 29-30. Abstracts are due Thursday, May 6, 2021 (late posters June 3). BOSC is a great way to get involved in the bioinformatics community; we’re proud to support this event and we hope to see many of you there virtually. 

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