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Bio-IT World 2022—From Migration to Innovation: The Journey to What’s Possible

Bio-IT World 2022—From Migration to Innovation: The Journey to What’s Possible

At AWS, we often talk about the Art of What’s Possible. What would it look like to use machine learning and quantum compute to run advance protein folding algorithms? What would be possible if researchers could use high-performance compute to analyze and make Cryo-EM data accessible to the wider community? And the question that motivates us—what […]

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Get ready for re:MARS: The Healthcare and Life Sciences guide to re:MARS 2022

Get ready for re:MARS: The Healthcare and Life Sciences guide to re:MARS 2022

re:MARS is back! This year, re:MARS is happening in person from Las Vegas, NV from June 21-24, delivering cutting edge talks, demos, workshops, and networking opportunities, as well as a rich on-demand option for virtual attendees. The event is offering 100+ sessions spanning Machine Learning, Automation, Robotics, and Space tracks, with six of them focused […]

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Keynote Insights from Industry Innovators: Healthcare & Life Sciences 2022

Keynote Insights from Industry Innovators: Healthcare & Life Sciences 2022

Patients, caregivers, and providers all want better treatments, more equitable access to care, and ultimately healthier communities. Achieving these goals requires changing how we approach health and making it more personal by integrating genomics into therapeutic development, leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to guide and improve clinical workflows, and even incorporating social […]

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AWS 4th annual healthcare and life sciences industry innovators event

AWS brings together industry leaders to discuss creating a digital foundation for personalized health Patients, caregivers, and providers all want better treatments, more equitable access to care, and ultimately healthier communities. And that means personalizing how we look at health, from integrating genomics data into therapeutic development, to leveraging AI to improve clinician workflows, and […]

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Running WDL workflows at scale with Amazon Genomics CLI and MiniWDL

Today, AWS for Genomics announces the addition of miniWDL as a workflow engine in Amazon Genomics CLI, an open source tool that makes it easier to run genomics workflows at-scale by automating the deployment of workflow engines and compute clusters. MiniWDL is a lightweight engine for running Workflow Definition Language (WDL) based workflows developed by […]

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The Year of the Patient: Healthcare & Life Sciences 2021 Year in Review

For some, 2021 was definitely a year to forget and for others it was filled with moments to remember. COVID-19 impacted every aspect of life, but for health organizations, like hospitals, life sciences companies, and genomics research organizations, 2021 was a year of monumental change, and that change centered around the patient. With a shared […]

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re:Invent Top 10 Announcements for Healthcare & Life Sciences

Healthcare and life sciences organizations are reinventing how they collaborate, make data driven clinical and operational decisions, enable precision medicine, and decrease the cost of care. AWS for Health, a curated offering of AWS services and AWS Partner Network solutions designed for healthcare and life sciences customers, provides proven and easily accessible capabilities that help […]

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Healthcare & Life Sciences at re:Invent 2021- Industry Attendee Guide

Celebrating its 10th year, AWS re:Invent 2021 is gearing up to deliver a week of inspiring content, educational workshops and bootcamps, and plenty of peer-to-peer networking opportunities. This year’s conference will take place in Las Vegas from November 29th through December 3rd, and will have an engaging virtual component for those who cannot join us […]

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BayerCLAW – Open-Source, Serverless Orchestrator for Scientific Workflows on AWS

Guest blog authored by Jack Tabaska and Ian Davis from the Bayer Crop Sciences team. At Bayer Crop Science we are applying modern genomic and data science methods to the challenges of global food production. Our research routinely produces enormous volumes of raw data that must be processed quickly and cost-effectively. Automated analysis pipelines (also […]

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Using miniwdl, GWFCore, and SageMaker Studio as a cloud IDE for genomics workflows

To keep pace with the growing scale of genomics datasets, bioinformatics scientists rely on shared analysis workflows written with portable standards such as the Workflow Description Language (WDL). The race to track SARS-CoV-2 variants notably illustrates rapid deployment of such workflows at scale on many platforms, including AWS. This post presents a new solution for […]

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