Rail-dbGaP

[PMID:27153614] [Bioinformatics]

Rail-dbGaP: analyzing dbGaP-protected data in the cloud with Amazon Elastic MapReduce

Work from Ben Langmead. “To analyse dbGaP-protected data, researchers must typically work with IT administrators and signing officials to ensure all levels of security are implemented at their institution. This is a major obstacle, impeding reproducibility and reducing the utility of archived data.” “The protocol, Rail-dbGaP, is applicable to any tool running on Amazon Web Services Elastic MapReduce.”

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