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Installing PlasMapper

October 13th, 2010 by Richard Holland

Yesterday I found a strange thing – a piece of open-source bioinformatics software that only needed minor tweaking before it would run. Top marks to the authors, although they might like to read the following to learn how they can make it absolutely perfect! The software in question is PlasMapper. It Just Works (TM) if…

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Public personal genomes; open-access, open-source, open-ended?

October 12th, 2010 by Will Spooner

With more individuals engaging in molecular naturism, we ask what it’s all for?

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Bio-IT World Europe 2010 slides

October 4th, 2010 by Richard Holland

Here are the slides I just presented at the Cloud Computing Workshop at Bio-IT World Europe 2010 in Hannover, Germany. Other speakers included Dave Powers from CycleComputing, and Glenn Proctor from the EBI, both of whom presented very interesting summaries of how they had been using cloud technology to improve the services that their organisations…

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