101 Biology APIs: BioCatalogue, BioGRID and Synergizer

Matthew Scott, October 22nd, 2013

BIOBASEOur API directory now includes 101 biology APIs. The newest is the Norwegian Biodiversity Information Centre API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Global Biodiversity Information Facility API. We list 2 Global Biodiversity Information Facility mashups .


API Spotlight: LairOut, Chrometa and Moblico APIs

Matthew Scott, March 10th, 2013

LairOutOf the many APIs we published this week, eleven were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those eleven, which include the LairOut API. LairOut, in a nutshell, is a web-based event location directory that provides users with information on events happening around their location. All users have to do is enter in a location and date and the site will generate events taking place around that location at or near that date. The API simply makes this functionality available to developers via API calls.


MMPC API Offers Easy Access to Mouse-based Medical Research

Eric Carter, March 5th, 2013

MMPCNational Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Centers (MMPC) are a group of National Institutes of Health sponsored resources that research diabetes, obesity and other metabolic diseases based in mice. The MMPC has made much of its research and data available through the MMPC API. Developers can pull from the data sets to enhance the research with big data tools and analytics.


Today in APIs: CrunchBase API, Viralheat Developer Center, and 12 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, February 27th, 2013

CrunchBaseCrunchBase is taking steps to develop its API into a “full-fledged product.” Viralheat announced a new developer center and a new API to go along with it. Plus: the automated perks of an API, Samsung Android Wallet app Has API in Beta, and 12 new APIs.


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