Integrates workflow technology and in-built access to bioinformatics resources including remote data warehouses and tools. Galaxy permits users without programming skills to conduct computational analysis through the Web. It builds a succession of tools to perform multistep studies and is able to conserve the complete provenance of each analysis step. This platform offers drag and drop functionalities to ease the construction of workflows.
Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA; Institut de Biologie Paris-Seine, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France; Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA; Department of Computer Science, Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; Center for Biological Systems Analysis (ZBSA), University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; Academic Computing Services, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA; Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA; The Genome Analysis Centre, Norwich, UK; The Computational Biology Institute, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA
Galaxy funding source(s)
Supported through grant number HG006620 from the National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health as well as grants HG005133, HG004909 and HG005542 and NSF grants DBI 0543285 and 0850103.