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.
We teamed up with the BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network consortium to put together a hands-on workshop focused on helping researchers get started with key resources including the Neuroscience Multi-Omic Archive, Single Cell Portal, and Terra.
Every year we run a workshop at the annual meeting of the American Society for Human Genetics, and it's a highlight of our year for many reasons. My favorite aspect of it is that we use the ASHG workshop to drive development of brand new educational materials and resources, and sometimes [...]
In our last blog post, we featured a public workspace containing best-practices workflows for viral genome analysis developed by Dr. Danny Park's Viral Genomics group, and used to process COVID-19 research data. We have been working with the viral genomics team to make additional improvements to the workspace, and I’m excited to tell [...]