• The bio.tools registry of software tools and data resources for the life sciences 

      Ison, Jon; Ienasescu, Hans-Ioan; Chmura, Piotr; Rydza, Emil; Ménager, Hervé; Kalaš, Matúš; Schwämmle, Veit; Grüning, Björn A.; Beard, Niall; Lopez, Rodrigo; Duvaud, Severine; Stockinger, Heinz; Persson, Bengt; Svobodová Vařeková, Radka; Raček, Tomáš; Vondrášek, Jiří; Peterson, Hedi; Salumets, Ahto; Jonassen, Inge; et al., +18 authors (total 37) (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-08-12)
      Bioinformaticians and biologists rely increasingly upon workflows for the flexible utilization of the many life science tools that are needed to optimally convert data into knowledge. We outline a pan-European enterprise ...
    • Community curation of bioinformatics software and data resources 

      Ison, Jon; Ménager, Hervé; Brancotte, Bryan; Jaaniso, Erik; Salumets, Ahto; Raček, Tomáš; Lamprecht, Anna-Lena; Palmblad, Magnus; Kalaš, Matúš; Chmura, Piotr; Hancock, John M; Schwämmle, Veit; Ienasescu, Hans-Ioan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      The corpus of bioinformatics resources is huge and expanding rapidly, presenting life scientists with a growing challenge in selecting tools that fit the desired purpose. To address this, the European Infrastructure for ...
    • Tools and data services registry: a community effort to document bioinformatics resources 

      Ison, Jon; Rapacki, Kristoffer; Ménager, Hervé; Kalaš, Matúš; et al., 69 authors (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-11-03)
      Life sciences are yielding huge data sets that underpin scientific discoveries fundamental to improvement in human health, agriculture and the environment. In support of these discoveries, a plethora of databases and tools ...
    • Using registries to integrate bioinformatics tools and services into workbench environments 

      Ménager, Hervé; Kalaš, Matúš; Rapacki, Kristoffer; Ison, Jon (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      The diversity and complexity of bioinformatics resources presents significant challenges to their localisation, deployment and use, creating a need for reliable systems that address these issues. Meanwhile, users demand ...