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Orchestrating Multiple AWS HealthOmics Workflows at Scale

Orchestrating Multiple AWS HealthOmics Workflows at Scale

In this blog, you’ll discover how to harness the power of serverless computing to streamline genomics analysis workflows, enabling faster insights. By leveraging AWS Step Functions, AWS Lambda, and AWS HealthOmics, you can parallelize and modularize resource-intensive genomics pipelines. This approach enhances efficiency, scalability, and cost optimization, empowering businesses and researchers to accelerate time-to-insight. The […]

Democratize Omics Data Analysis with Basepair on AWS HealthOmics

Introduction Advancements in next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology have created new opportunities for omics data analysis, unlocking valuable insights for precision medicine, clinical diagnostics, and drug discovery. To keep pace with this high-throughput technology and handle the fluctuations in data volume, healthcare and life sciences (HCLS) customers seek a secure, reliable, and scalable environment for data […]

AWS HealthOmics Announces New Capabilities for Seamless Integration of Omics Data Stores and Analysis Tools

AWS HealthOmics Announces New Capabilities for Seamless Integration of Omics Data Stores and Analysis Tools

From population sequencing, to drug discovery, to diagnostics research, omics data is driving a deeper understanding and personalization in how healthcare is delivered. While the value of multi-omics data is understood, our healthcare and life sciences (HCLS) customers want better tools to get started, build applications, and scale up analyses that will help lower costs […]

Join the AWS Genomics Team at Bio-IT World Expo 2024

Join the AWS Genomics Team at Bio-IT World Expo 2024

As a gold sponsor of the Bio-IT World Conference and Expo 2024 in Boston from April 15-17, the AWS Genomics team is excited to showcase how AWS HealthOmics, our purpose-built service used to transform omics data into insights, is transforming research and accelerating the future of precision medicine. This premier event brings together a global […]

AWS for Healthcare at HIMSS24 Event

Better data. Better insights. Better outcomes. The AWS for Healthcare team is heading to Orlando for the upcoming HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition, March 11-15. In alignment with the event theme, “creating tomorrow’s health,” the AWS for Healthcare team will showcase our commitment to helping healthcare organizations generate better insights and better outcomes by […]

Store omics data cost effectively at any scale with AWS HealthOmics

Store omics data cost effectively at any scale with AWS HealthOmics

AWS HealthOmics is a managed service designed to help healthcare and life sciences organizations manage genomic and transcriptomic datasets cost-effectively. By automating metadata management, compression, and storage class tiering, HealthOmics frees up researchers to focus on analyzing omics data instead of spending time managing it. Storage efficiency, cost optimization and ease of access to omics […]

Highlights from the AWS Healthcare and Life Sciences Executive Symposium 2023 at re:Invent

As a prelude to re:Invent 2023, AWS hosted the Healthcare and Life Sciences (HCLS) Executive Symposium in Las Vegas on Monday, November 27. The half-day, in-person event, attended by over 300 leaders from 180 organizations, centered around harnessing the power of data, analytics, machine learning (ML), and generative AI to accelerate innovation. This year’s symposium […]

Automated genomic data processing with AWS HealthOmics & TetraScience

Automated genomic data processing with AWS HealthOmics & TetraScience

Data governance strategies based on FAIR Data principles can increase operational efficiency and accelerate innovation in R&D. Amazon Web Services (AWS), along with partners such as TetraScience, enable pharmaceutical and biotech customers to adopt FAIR data governance practices with solutions that help process and store large-scale data for research and diagnostic purposes. This blog shows […]

Secure Your Genomic Workflows and Data with AWS HealthOmics

AWS HealthOmics is a HIPAA-eligible AWS service and provides fully-managed compute that helps customers process genomic, proteomic, and other varieties of -omic data securely and at scale in AWS. It supports common workflow definition languages—including WDL, Nextflow, and CWL—and secure access to data stored in Amazon S3 and AWS HealthOmics Storage. In this blog post, we cover […]

Implement FAIR scientific data principles when building HCLS data lakes

The FAIR data principles were first proposed in a seminal paper published in 2016 in the Journal Scientific Data. It was written by a group of international experts in data management and curation. To address the challenges that the research community is facing, they proposed FAIR Principles as a framework for making data more discoverable, […]