BioFederator : A Data Federation System for Bioinformatics on the Web

@inproceedings{Radwan2007BioFederatorA,
  title={BioFederator : A Data Federation System for Bioinformatics on the Web},
  author={Ahmed Radwan and Akmal Younis and Sawsan Khuri and Mauricio A. Hern{\'a}ndez and Howard Ho and Lucian Popa},
  year={2007}
}
A problem facing many bioinformatics researchers today is the aggregation and analysis of vast amounts of data produced by large scale projects from various laboratories around the world. Depositing such data into centralized web-based repositories (e.g. NCBI, UCSC Genome Browser) is the common approach. However, the distributed nature of the data, its… CONTINUE READING