Safari Sam  8bit

Safari Sam

Safari Sam is a platform game I developed for the Sam Coupé, sometime in 1994 — I didn’t have the optional system clock for the Coupé so there are no timestamps on all except one file, but the copyright message says a year earlier — The game is a standard platformer ... Continue reading

Live Demo - Wooey: Web UIs for Python scripts

A new live demo of Wooey is now up and running with a few simple example scripts. Features: Web UIs for Python scripts generated automatically from argparse An automated background worker to run scripts and collect outputs Run Queue to schedule (and prioritise) jobs Automatic rendering of viewable outputs, downloadable ... Continue reading

Pathomx Linux Developer Release

A developer release of Pathomx (Python3) is now available. This release can be installed by using the ./ script from the cloned Github repository. This script installs all dependencies (via apt-get and pip) that are required for Pathomx to run. This developer release is an important first step to ... Continue reading

Pathomx v3.0.2 released

Pathomx v3.0.2 has been released for both Windows and MacOS X. This marks the first stable, bug-fixed release for the v3.0 line featuring the new IPython-kernel with cluster support for parallel processing of tools. Continue reading

Pathomx v3.0.0 Release Candidate 2

The final release candidate for Pathomx v3.0.0 is available for both Mac and Windows. This latest version features the new IPython backend providing parallel processing (via IPython ipcluster support), numerous bugfixes and improvements to the UI and figure outputs. While a development version it is considered stable enough for regular use. If you’re a current user of Pathomx, please download and test with your own hardware and data, see how it holds up and then report any problems! Continue reading

Snippets (MATLAB)  data-science

This notebook contains snippets of code that are useful when working with MATLAB in IPython Notebooks. Displaying images from MATLAB¶Passing variables into cells using the %%matlab magic requires h5py which is tricky to install. If you only need to pass in simple variables (strings) you can instead pass it in using Python string formatting and mlab.run_code Continue reading

Pathomx does MATLAB, R, Python

The development version of Pathomx now supports custom scripting in Python, MATLAB and R. Integration with existing omics workflows is a key goal of Pathomx, and to do this requires interoperability with other platforms. In the upcoming release you’ll now get access to custom scripting in MATLAB, R or ... Continue reading

MetaPath is now Pathomx

MetaPath has now been renamed Pathomx. The name change was neccessary due to a name clash with another piece of published bioinformatics software, but it also better reflects the focus on analysis of multi-omics data in a pathway context. Continue reading

MetaPath v0.9.9-beta released

An up-to-date build of MetaPath for Mac OS X is available for download today. This is the first public build supporting the interactive workflow, automated processing, NMR spectra processing, gene expression analysis, PCA, PLS-DA, and the rest. Continue reading

MetaPath gets flexible: An interactive analysis workflow tool

It’s been a while since I’ve posted an update on MetaPath development, which is finally forming into a solid package ready for publication. The latest version is available here on Github, with binary packages to follow in the near future. It’s quite a transformation from earlier versions, so I thougth I’d take some time to walk through the new features and ideas, with a few notes on implementation. Continue reading

Cytoscape v3.0.2 on Mac OS X  science

Cytoscape 3.0.2 was released on 1st August, a bugfix release for the 3.x series. However, there is a compatibility issue with the latest Java update from Apple resulting in Cytoscape hanging on startup. I’d followed advice found elsewhere to update to the latest Java version with ... Continue reading