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Second ELIXIR-UK Hackathon

14 – 16 April 2021, 10am – 1pm each day, Online After the success of the last event, ELIXIR-UK is holding a second Hackathon where we will work on collaborations around ELIXIR-UK services and projects. The event will be virtual…

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The University of East Anglia Joins ELIXIR-UK

We are very pleased to announce that the University of East Anglia (UEA)  has become the most recent organisation to join ELIXIR-UK, bringing our total number of member organisations to 19. You can view the full list of member organisations here.…

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ELIXIR-UK 2020 Highlights

As 2020 draws to a close it is time to look back on all the achievements of ELIXIR-UK and its members, and the progress we made this year. It has been a strange time, with the COVID-19 pandemic changing the…

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ELIXIR-UK All Hands 2020

This year the ELIXIR-UK All Hands meeting looked a little different to usual, as it went virtual for the first time. Held on the 10th and the 11th of December, the first online meeting saw record attendance with over 70…

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PomBase and InterMine secure funding for PombeMine

Two of our ELIXIR-UK services, PomBase and InterMine, have received funding for a new collaboration to create a cloud version of the FAIR model organism database PomBase, by using the InterMine platform on the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC)-Life OpenStack.…

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Hacking the Pandemic

Over 500 scientists, software developers and clinicians joined forces in the COVID-19 virtual Biohackathon to develop new tools for working with the COVID-19 data. The outcomes of the event improved the accessibility of data, protocols, and analysis pipelines and provided…

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