toggle

AAPL Stock: 130.42 ( + 1.63 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

CLC ships Genomics Workbench 1.0

updated 04:40 pm EDT, Thu June 12, 2008

CLC Genomics Workbench 1.0

CLC bio has released the first version of Genomics Workbench, a software suite which analyzes data from "all the major" NGS (Next Generation Sequencing) platforms, including SOLiD, Solexa and HeliScope. The application is also claimed to analyze NGS information faster than it is created, through use of a faster SIMD-accelerated assembly algorithm. Once this data is ready, visualization lets users spot genetic changes such as inversions and duplications.

Genome assembly views support zooming, sequencing reads, quality information and reference sequences. Reads can be filtered and trimmed as necessary. The software requires Mac OS X 10.4, along with an Intel Mac and at least 256MB of RAM, though 2GB is mandatory for some tasks while 4 or 8GB is recommended. Over the 2GB mark, users should also be running Mac OS X 10.5 or better. Businesses and schools must contact CLC for prices.




by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Advertisement

Recent Reviews

OmniPlan (OS X, iOS)

We reviewed the Omni Group's most famous Mac software, a To Do app called OmniFocus, back in June 2014, and we were impressed. Some o ...

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3500 projector

Trying to find the perfect projector for a home theater can be tricky, as there are bountiful options on the market from a large numbe ...

Thecus N2310 NAS

For every computer user, there comes a point of critical mass in data storage. When it hits, external hard drives, USB sticks and DVD ...

toggle

Most Commented