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Land Explorer vs Array Studio Lands

OmicSoft Lands provide access to thousands of disease-related 'Omics projects, with robust, interactive, customizable visualizations in Array Studio. Now there is an even easier way to access OmicSoft Land resources: Land Explorer.

The best Land access solution depends entirely on the needs of the user.

Land Explorer

Land Explorer is designed to be the quickest and easiest way to access Land data resources.

  • Easy to get started
    • Web-based (Firefox/Chrome recommended)
    • No installation required
    • Intuitive interface
  • Streamlined visualizations
    • Simplified filtering and grouping
    • Visualizations designed for quick queries
    • Additional filters/Views can be added for advanced users
  • Powerful queries
    • Simple custom queries
    • Almost all Lands are available
    • Thousands of datasets accessible with a few mouse clicks

Array Studio Lands

Array Studio Lands are designed to get as much as possible from OmicSoft Land content, and is designed for the advanced biologist or bioinformatician.

  • Designed for the user who wants explore all aspects of Land data
    • Windows/Mac application
    • Powerful, fully featured interface
    • Optimized for large and complex queries
  • Robust visualizations
    • Visualizations for over 20 genomic data types
    • Filter and regroup data on any metadata column
    • Fully customizable and interactive visualizations
    • Integration with the OmicSoft Genome Browser
  • Advanced Analytics
    • Define custom cohorts on cutoffs from data and metadata
    • Perform non-parametric tests on custom cohorts to reveal new insights
    • Download Land data to Array Studio for even more powerful analyses
Feature Land Explorer Array Studio Lands
Installation Web-based (no installation) Windows/Mac installation
Target User Beginning user, for simple queries Advanced user, to explore all aspects of Land data
Custom visualizations for 'Omic Data Types Streamlined interactive visualizations Fully-customizable visualizations
On-demand sample filtering Filter on controlled vocabulary columns Filtering on 1000+ clinical metadata columns
Custom Queries Simplified 'Omic Queries Create/combine queries on 'Omic data and metadata
Land Availability 1000+ OncoLand/DiseaseLand datasets OncoLand/DiseaseLand/GeneticsLand
Custom Cohorts ("SampleSets") No Create and analyze SampleSets by point-and-click or data criteria
Custom non-parametric analytics No Identify top mutations/fusions/CNV, differential expression/mutations/splicing/CNV, mutation load, and more
Download underlying data No Retrieve CNV, variant, RNAseq, single-cell RNA, and other data

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