Jul 05. 2017

IS027001 webinar by Colin Whittaker, Genestack's Security Officer

Hi everyone, A while ago Genestack has obtained an international ISO 27001 certificate for best practice in information security management. ISO/IEC 27001:2005 is widely recognized as the most stringent certification for information security controls and the identification and prevention of security risks. This internationally recognised information…

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Jun 21. 2017

The Human Cell Atlas meeting - Stockholm '17

The Human Cell Atlas (HCA) is an exciting new global research initiative funded by the Chan-Zuckerberg foundation, which aims at building a comprehensive map of all the thousands of cell types in the human body. The diversity of cells in the human body has been extensively explored since the invention of microscopy. The current number of recorded…

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Jun 19. 2017

Analysing and reproducing large transcriptomics data from Connectivity Map and LINCS L1000

Publicly available genome-wide transcriptional expression data is lately gaining more and more popularity, as it can be used for drug repurposing or to infer adverse effects of previously unknown drug. A first attempt to build a comprehensive collection of chemical compound "gene signatures" has been made in 2006 by the team in Broad Institute under the project name "Connectivity Map"…

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May 16. 2017

We're presenting at Bio-IT 2017!

Hi everyone! The annual Bio-IT World Conference is one week away. Our CEO, Dr. Misha Kapushesky, will be be giving a luncheon presentation…

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May 16. 2017

Genestack User Guide is out!

Hi everyone! Genestack is a platform that can be used by a variety of users: from power user bioinformaticians to scientists who are just starting their work bioinformatics. Our system is easy to use and doesn't require any coding skills. However, bioinformatics is still a very complex subject. That's why we prepared the Genestack User Guide. You can access it here. The…

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