Introducing SNP & Variation Suite 8

Date: March 11, 2014

Presenter: Gabe Rudy, Vice President of Product Development

Duration: 62 Minutes



Introducing SNP & Variation Suite 8


SNP & Variation Suite (SVS) is an integrated collection of powerful analytic tools for managing, analyzing, and visualizing multifaceted genomic and phenotypic data.

Applications include next-generation sequencing studies (DNA/RNA), genome-wide association, and copy number analysis.

Golden Helix introduces a major upgrade to the product used by hundreds of organizations around the world to accelerate their research. Version 8 offers:

  • New analysis capabilities including Haplotype Trend Regression, Fst by Marker, and DNA-Seq Additions.
  • Taking genomic visualization to the next level with the integration of Golden Helix's advanced, stand-alone genome browser inside of SVS.
  • Annotation track and data handling improvements including a new annotation file format, a new Data Conversion Wizard, a new Data Source Library, and more!
  • Workflow streamlining through a reorganization of the menus, window management functionality, and the addition of a multi-step dialog for annotating and filtering sequence variants.

About the Presenter

Gabe Rudy

Gabe Rudy Meet Gabe Rudy, GHI's Vice President of Product and Engineering and team member since 2002. Gabe thrives in the dynamic and fast-changing field of bioinformatics and genetic analysis. Leading a killer team of Computer Scientists and Statisticians in building powerful products and providing world-class support, Gabe puts his passion into enabling Golden Helix's customers to accelerate their research. When not reading or blogging, Gabe enjoys the outdoor Montana lifestyle. But most importantly, Gabe truly loves spending time with his sons, daughter, and wife. Follow Gabe on Twitter @gabeinformatics.