Bioinformatics

31Jul 2018

  CSIRO is a partner in the Dementia Team Grant led by Prof Ian Blair at Macquarie University – one of only six funded applications. The Challenge: Uncovering the molecular mechanisms of Amyotrophic Later Sclerosis (ALS). CSIRO is responsible for the genomic data analysis of 800 Australian WGS ALS samples, as well as the data […]

20Mar 2018

Advanced bioinformatics tools help sift through millions of genomic mutations to discover the origins of dementia and related neurodegenerative diseases as part of a network of national and international experts. The Challenge: Understanding neurodegenerative diseases Dementia, the pathological decrease in the ability to think and remember, is one of the leading causes of deaths in […]

23Nov 2017

Minimises overhead for set up and processing of new projects. NGSANE We developed NGSANE [2], a Linux-based, HPC-enabled framework that minimises overhead for set up and processing of new projects yet maintains full flexibility of custom scripting and data provenance. NGSANE process raw sequencing data either on a local cluster or third party Compute Cloud […]