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Hadoop for Bioinformatics

A great presentation by Deepak Dingh. Hadoop for Bioinformatics View more presentations from Deepak Singh.

Elsevier Grand Challenge – and the winner is…

The Elsevier Grand Challenge came yesterday to an end. An the winner is Reflect, a proposal from my ex-colleagues at EMBL, including my dear friend Evangelos, so congratulations to them. Reflect is very well conceived and perfectly implemented, people are already using it, so I think this was the main reason it was the first [...]

1st Bioinformatics Meeting in Granada

The first Bioinformatics Meeting in Granada is over. I would say it was quite interesting, and a success given ths short time it took to prepare. I hope we can repeat it in the future. I will make a more extense comment in the near future, but you can check the presentations (sorry, in spanish [...]

I Jornadas de bioinformática en Granada

Lugar: Salón de Actos del Centro de Investigación Biomédica, Campus Tecnológico de Ciencias de la Salud, Granada Hora: 9:00 a.m. Día: 15 de Abril de 2009 Andalucía cuenta actualmente con 103 empresas con actividad biotecnológica que han creado más de 2.800 empleos y generado una facturación superior a los 586 millones de euros. Asimismo, la [...]

Bioinformatics related blogs

There has been several attempts to collect a list of blogs related to bioinformatics, computational biology or chemoinformatics. At nodalpoint such a list is continuosly updated. Abhishek Tiwari also created another list with more programming oriented blogs. I have merged both lists and added some other blogs I know to create the following one: aac.translate [...]

Free software and bioinformatics

Yesterday I took part in the first Open source workshop in the Biomedical Research Center in Granada. It was a great event. About 100 researches attended, so we were quite surprised. These are the slides I used in my presentation. Free software and bioinformatics View more presentations from Alberto Labarga. (tags: bioinformatics) I talked about [...]

Biohackaton 2009 is here!

BioHackathon 2009 is a hackathon to implement bioinformatics software towards domain specific goals. This year, we will focus on end user applications to make our previous standardization efforts in BioHackathon 2008.

I Jornada de Software Libre en el Centro de Investigación Biomédica

La OSL junto con el Vicerrectorado del Parque Tecnológico de Ciencias de la Salud organiza la I Jornada de Software Libre en el Centro de Investigación Biomédica, que continúa la serie de jornadas que comenzó en la ETSAG: Lugar: Salón de Actos del Centro de Investigación Biomédica, Campus Tecnológico de Ciencias de la Salud Hora: [...]

Elsevier Grand Challenge (3)

We did not make it! We just received from Elsevier the communication. We are not in the group of finalist. It has been a pleasure to take part in the Challenge. We have learnt a lot and we will be developing our ideas further. Best luck for the finalists. We leave here for you some [...]

Elsevier Grand Challenge: The living document

Yesterday, the 10 team selected for the Elsevier Grand Challenge semifinals presented their work in Boston. These are the slides my colleague Alexander Garcia used to convince the jury Alea jacta est. Elsevier Gran Challenge: The living document View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: journals scientific) You can see more info about the [...]