Biomedical Informatics Research Network

BIRN is a geographically distributed virtual community of shared resources to advance the diagnosis and treatment of disease. It's emphasis is on enabling the sharing of biomedical data through a suite of software capabilities. It currently consists of expertise in Data Movement, Data Security, Mediation Across Data Sources, Knowledge Engineering, Workflows, and Genetics. The main BIRN site is at the Information Sciences Institute at USC with collborators at the University of Chicago, the Massachusetts General Hospital, University of California, Irvine and University of California, Los Angeles.

Specifications

Category:Data Resource, Knowledge Environment, Web Resource
Development Status:5 - Production/Stable/Mature
Domain:Clinical Neuroinformatics, Imaging Genomics, MR
Environment:Web Environment
Intended Audience:Developers, End Users
Natural Language:English
Operating System:OS Independent

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BIRN Genomics WG presents talk at the 2013 Clinical Genome Conference in San Francisco, June 26 posted by NITRC ADMIN on Jun 24, 2013

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New Demos and Downloads page on the BIRN website posted by NITRC ADMIN on Jun 17, 2013

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BIRN at the OHBM meeting and Hackathon in Seattle June 16-20 posted by NITRC ADMIN on Jun 4, 2013

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Google Tech Talk about accelerating breathroughs in bioinformatics posted by NITRC ADMIN on May 8, 2013

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Computational Genomics Training Workshop – May 20th at UCLA posted by NITRC ADMIN on Apr 22, 2013

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GlobusWorld coming up – April 16-18 in Chicago posted by NITRC ADMIN on Mar 27, 2013

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BIRN PDF extraction paper ‘highly accessed’ on Source Code for Biology & Medicine site posted by NITRC ADMIN on Feb 14, 2013

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CVRG Monthly Seminar – September 2012 posted by NITRC ADMIN on Sep 7, 2012

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CVRG Monthly Webinar – August 2012 with BIRN Community posted by NITRC ADMIN on Aug 3, 2012

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New BIRN Capability: nihmaps.org posted by NITRC ADMIN on Apr 24, 2012