User-friendly analytical tools could be set to help make genomic analysis much more widespread.
Data is at the heart of applicable genomics. As the volume and depth of genomic data grows, bioinformaticians are translating the data into interpretable patterns leading to new biological insight.
ISB, Google and SRA International are going to make it easier to access and analyse genomic data.
With the eruption in ‘omic’ data, there aren’t enough people with the necessary skills to translate it into applicable knowledge.