Tag Archives: Bioinformatics

  • HPC to Reshape Personalized Medicine

    Computer sciences are teaming up with medical researchers to develop personalized medicine by “incorporating HPC devices,” writes MedTech Outlook. Moreover, AI and ML are furthering “treatment cues” into treating cancer and cancer immunotherapy. The intersection of high-performance computational AI and big data systems will enhance the next generation through precision medicine associations. – MedTech Outlook, 2019…

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  • Video: How to Scale from Workstation through Cloud to HPC in Cryo-EM Processing

    In this video from the GPU Technology Conference, Lance Wilson from Monash University presents: How to Scale from Workstation through Cloud to HPC in Cryo-EM Processing. Learn how high-resolution imaging is revolutionizing science and dramatically changing how we process, analyze, and visualize at this new scale. We will show the journey a researcher can take…

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  • Personalized Healthcare with HPC in the Cloud

    In this video from the HPC User Forum, Wolfgang Gentzsch from the UberCloud presents: Personalized Healthcare with HPC in the Cloud. The concept of personalized medicine has its roots deep in genomic research. Indeed, the successful completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 marked a critical milestone for the field. That project took $3 billion over 13…

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  • New Approaches to Cloud Bursting: Nextflow & Univa Grid Engine – PII

    Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is a fundamental practice in bioinformatics. Pipelines are comprised of complex, multi-step processes involving many different tools and intermediate data formats.  With easy access to cloud infrastructure and containerized applications that are portable across clouds, users are increasingly extending pipelines to the cloud. In part I of this article, we discussed…

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  • Innovative Use of HPC in the Cloud for AI, CFD, & LifeScience

    In this video from the 2019 Stanford HPC Conference, Ebru Taylak from the UberCloud presents: Innovative Use of HPC in the Cloud for AI, CFD & LifeScience. Scientists today have access to advanced tools and software to simulate complex behavior and interactions within their disciplines. However, typical workstations often do not provide enough compute power to solve their problems….

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  • New Approaches to Cloud Bursting: Nextflow & Univa Grid Engine – Part I

    Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is a fundamental practice in bioinformatics. Pipelines are comprised of complex, multi-step processes involving many different tools and intermediate data formats.  With easy access to cloud infrastructure and containerized applications that are portable across clouds, users are increasingly extending pipelines to the cloud. In this first in a series of two…

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