The Refinery Platform is a web-based data visualization and analysis system powered by an ISA-Tab-compatible data repository for public and private data sets. Analyses are implemented as Galaxy workflows and executed through the Galaxy API.


Talks and Presentations

Media Coverage

Projects using the Refinery Platform


Our documentation for Refinery Platform users, administrators and developers is available at http://refinery-platform.readthedocs.org. This is work in progress.

Project Team

The Refinery Platform is a project of the Park and Gehlenborg Labs at Harvard Medical School in collaboration with the Hide Lab at Harvard School of Public Health.

Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School


Department of Biostatistics at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health

Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience at The University of Sheffield

Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria)


The project is funded in part by an NIH/NHGRI Pathway to Independence Award to Nils Gehlenborg, an Agilent Technologies Emerging Insights Grant to Peter Park, by the Harvard Stem Cell Institute and supported by an AWS in Education Research Grant award.

Contact and Support

Please create a ticket in the issue tracker or email us at refinery@hms.harvard.edu.