An active registry for bioinformatics web services

S. Pettifer, D. Thorne, P. McDermott, T. Attwood, J. Baran, J. C. Bryne, T. Hupponen, D. Mowbray, G. Vriend
2009 Bioinformatics  
The EMBRACE Registry is a web portal that collects and monitors web services according to test scripts provided by the their administrators. Users are able to search for, rank and annotate services, enabling them to select the most appropriate working service for inclusion in their bioinformatics analysis tasks. Availability and Implementation: Website implemented with PHP, Python, MySQL and Apache, with all major browsers supported. (www.embraceregistry.net) Contact: steve.pettifer@manchester.ac.uk
doi:10.1093/bioinformatics/btp329 pmid:19460889 pmcid:PMC2722997 fatcat:flbwio7kzbdmbcct5jlitsrtqe