Category Archive: Center for Biomedical Informatics

Apr 11 2014

New iPad® App Helps Construct Genetic Pedigrees

Traditionally, genetic counselors interview parents and hand-draw pedigrees, but they now have a new app to create those diagrams digitally on an iPad® screen with a few finger taps.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/new-ipad-app-helps-construct-genetic-pedigrees/

Oct 18 2013

New Open-Source Harvest Toolkit Offers Research Data Resource

Designed by the Center for Biomedical Informatics (CBMi), the Harvest toolkit is an open-source, highly interactive framework that is designed to let users to quickly navigate different types and levels of data.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/new-open-source-harvest-toolkit-offers-research-data-resource/

Feb 12 2013

The Human Genome — Yep, There’s an App for That!

It’s been nearly a decade since scientists completed the Human Genome Project — a scientific marvel that, in its essence, provided the blueprint for the genetic make-up of humans.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/the-human-genome-yep-theres-an-app-for-that/