TGAC Browser is a new open-source Genomic Browser under development at TGAC.

It is often the case that genomic browser customisations are required between different research groups, with the need to tailor tracks and features on a frequent basis. Many popular browsers use on-the-fly server-side track rendering which is not efficient in terms of performance, scalability or browsing experience. They often rely on specific library dependencies, where writing plugins or modifying existing code can be troublesome and resource-expensive. We focus on functionality which, although potentially available in other browsers more suited to internet architectures, concentrates on improved, more productive interfaces and analytical capabilites:

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