Research Topics

Our users assign their projects to research areas. Following is a breakdown of the research areas in which our users use the cloud most often. This lists the research topic and the number of projects for which the corresponding research topic is specified. A project can be assigned to multiple research areas.

  • Sequence analysis220
  • Computational biology151
  • Bioinformatics126
  • Gene expression108
  • Machine learning96
  • Metagenomics80
  • Genomics76
  • Genetic variation55
  • Phylogeny51
  • Proteomics48
  • Microbiology41
  • Sequence assembly39
  • Medical imaging38
  • Computer science38
  • Plant biology32
  • Data visualisation32
  • Sequencing31
  • Transcriptomics30
  • Database management29
  • Biological databases29
  • Molecular interactions, pathways and networks28
  • Ontology and terminology27
  • Systems biology25
  • Sequence sites, features and motifs25
  • RNA-Seq25
  • Imaging24
  • Genome annotation23
  • Workflows23
  • Phylogenomics21
  • Mapping21
  • Immunology21
  • Bioimaging21
  • Cell biology21
  • Comparative genomics20
  • Oncology20
  • Microbial ecology19
  • Epigenetics18
  • Gene and protein families17
  • Protein interactions17
  • Whole genome sequencing17
  • Informatics17
  • Function analysis16
  • Virology16
  • Mass spectrometry15
  • Data acquisition15
  • Biodiversity14
  • Evolutionary biology14
  • Pathology13
  • Epigenomics13
  • Functional genomics12
  • Data submission, annotation and curation12
  • RNA12
  • Biomedical science12
  • Medical informatics12
  • Metabolomics11
  • Light microscopy11
  • High-throughput sequencing11
  • Neurobiology11
  • Protein structure analysis10
  • Software engineering10
  • Small molecules10
  • Omics10
  • Transcription9
  • Ecology9
  • Data mining9
  • Lipids9
  • Sequence comparison9
  • Protein expression9
  • Gene regulation9
  • Metagenomic sequencing8
  • Metabolites8
  • Functional, regulatory and non-coding RNA8
  • Natural language processing8
  • Synthetic biology8
  • Infectious disease8
  • Population genomics8
  • Structure analysis8
  • Environmental science8
  • Transcription factors and regulatory sites8
  • DNA methylation8
  • Proteins7
  • Protein-protein interactions7
  • Literature analysis7
  • Protein folds and structural domains7
  • Statistics and probability7
  • Nucleic acid structure analysis7
  • Agricultural science6
  • Marine biology6
  • Sequence composition, complexity and repeats6
  • Taxonomy6
  • SNP6
  • Protein properties6
  • Literature and language6
  • Structural biology6
  • Nucleic acids5
  • Data integration and warehousing5
  • Neurology5
  • Information retrieval5
  • Sequence annotation5
  • Human disease5
  • Molecular dynamics5
  • Protein folding, stability and design5
  • Gene structure5
  • Biological system modelling5
  • Simulation experiment5
  • DNA-Seq5
  • Sequence alignment5
  • Data quality management4
  • Biotechnology4
  • Metatranscriptomics4
  • Applied mathematics4
  • Psychiatry4
  • Gene transcription4
  • Population genetics4
  • GWAS study4
  • Disease pathways4
  • DNA mutation4
  • Public health and epidemiology4
  • Gene regulatory networks4
  • Structural genomics4
  • Personalised medicine4
  • Literature data resources4
  • Classification4
  • Protein interaction networks4
  • Drug discovery3
  • RNA structure3
  • Protein structure prediction3
  • Genotype and phenotype3
  • rRNA3
  • RNA-Seq alignment3
  • Document, record and content management3
  • Protein databases3
  • Medicines research and development3
  • Protein variants3
  • Sequence classification3
  • Phylogenetics3
  • Structural variation3
  • Molecular biology3
  • Embryology3
  • Metabolic pathways3
  • Molecular modelling3
  • Preclinical and clinical studies3
  • Genetics3
  • Biochemistry3
  • Protein disordered structure3
  • Cardiology3
  • Biomarkers3
  • Human biology3
  • Enzymes2
  • Quantitative genetics2
  • Ontologies, nomenclature and classification2
  • Parasitology2
  • Biomolecular simulation2
  • Toxicology2
  • Cheminformatics2
  • G protein-coupled receptors (GPCR)2
  • Molecular medicine2
  • Human genetics2
  • DNA polymorphism2
  • Gene transcripts2
  • Pathogens2
  • Sequence clustering2
  • MRI2
  • Protein post-translational modifications2
  • Unicellular eukaryotes2
  • Translational medicine2
  • Structure prediction2
  • Developmental biology2
  • Signaling pathways2
  • Alignment2
  • Rare diseases2
  • DNA2
  • Sequence search2
  • Molecular evolution2
  • Ribosomes2
  • Gene finding2
  • Protein-nucleic acid interactions2
  • Animal study2
  • Data types and objects2
  • Data architecture, analysis and design2
  • Freshwater biology2
  • Membrane and lipoproteins2
  • Electron microscopy2
  • RNA splicing2
  • Protein and peptide identification2
  • Pharmacogenomics2
  • Data governance2
  • Sequence database search2
  • Zoology1
  • Synthetic chemistry1
  • Structure determination1
  • Dermatology1
  • Vertebrates1
  • Allergy, clinical immunology and immunotherapeutics1
  • Carbohydrates1
  • Chromosomes1
  • Splice sites1
  • Peptides and amino acids1
  • Drugs and target structures1
  • Tool topic1
  • Probes and primers1
  • Primer or probe design1
  • Data security1
  • Biology1
  • Sequence profiles and HMMs1
  • ChIP-seq1
  • Drug metabolism1
  • Medicinal chemistry1
  • Cellular process pathways1
  • Protein binding sites1
  • Fungi1
  • Documentation and help1
  • Computational chemistry1
  • Copy number variation1
  • Dentistry1
  • Sequence motif or profile1
  • Protein tertiary structure prediction1
  • Study topic1
  • Biophysics1
  • Mathematics1
  • Molecular genetics1
  • Microbial collection1
  • Regulatory RNA1
  • Cell and tissue culture1
  • Phylogeny reconstruction1
  • Mice or rats1
  • Molecular docking1
  • Protein sequence analysis1
  • Proteome1
  • Protein sequence alignment1
  • Protein sequences1
  • Haematology1
  • Anatomy1
  • Disease (specific)1
  • Genotyping experiment1
  • Yeast1
  • Sequence editing1
  • Protein domains1
  • Mitochondria1
  • Tomography1
  • Immunogenetics1
  • Transmembrane protein prediction1
  • Exome sequencing1
  • Proteogenomics1
  • RNA immunoprecipitation1
  • Systems medicine1
  • Protein modifications1
  • Chemical biology1
  • Laboratory animal science1
  • Medicine1
  • Proteomics experiment1
  • Analytical chemistry1
  • Protein-drug interactions1
  • Nucleic acid structure prediction1
  • Repeat sequences1
  • Gene expression and microarray1
  • Immunomics1
  • DNA binding sites1
  • Immunoinformatics1
  • Prokaryotes and Archaea1
  • Sequence databases1