Advice on bioinformatics related to clinical and translational research. Bioinformatics Consulting
Harvard Catalyst Search is currently experiencing problems. We are working to restore it as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience.
We are experiencing problems with system email notifications. If you have questions please email feedback@catalyst.harvard.edu.
At a glance
Consultations offered include
  • Bioinformatics analysis and planning
  • Grant writing support
  • Data quality checks and preliminary surveys
  • Research computing advice
Eligibility
  • Postdoctoral fellows, physician scientists, research fellows, undergraduate research and graduate students, and faculty members at Harvard schools and affiliated academic healthcare centers
Cost
  • Free
Login via HMS eCommons ID, HUID, or HarvardKey required. Need Help?

Harvard Catalyst bioinformatics consultations, training, workshops, and educational programs are supported through the Center for Health Bioinformatics at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Countway Library of Medicine of Harvard Medical School. Bioinformatics consultants possess strong expertise in research computing that includes data management, analysis, and dissemination of high-throughput biomedical data. They also provide guidance in the areas of microarrays, next-generation sequencing, and functional evaluation of generated data. In addition, Harvard Catalyst supports workshops and courses on different bioinformatics topics, including sequence data analysis.

Bioinformatics consulting services offered by Harvard Catalyst focus on the early stages of research project development. These services include:

  • Study design for NGS projects/feasibility consultation
  • Bioinformatics analysis planning (Seq, Methylation-Seq, ChIP-Seq, Exome/WG-Sequencing, etc.)
  • Grant submission/resubmission
  • Training advice for involved researchers/education on a bioinformatics topic
  • Assistance with response to a manuscript/journal reviewer

For more information on services provided through the Center for Health Bioinformatics at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health see their website.

To find out more about services, education, and training provided through the Countway Library of Medicine, see the library's website. For additional information, see C3 Bioinformatics at Harvard.

How to request a consultation:

To request a Harvard Catalyst bioinformatics consultation, please complete and submit this webform. Please make your request well in advance of your deadline; it may be refused if there is insufficient time to provide helpful advice.

Cite Us

Have you received a consultation from Harvard Catalyst? Remember to cite Harvard Catalyst in your publications and posters.