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Add-ins / Article Authoring Add-In

Enabling reading and writing of XML-based documents in the format used by the National Library of Medicine for scientific articles.

Add-ins / Creative Commons Add-In for Office

This add-in enables you to embed Creative Commons licenses directly into Word, PowerPoint, and Excel documents

Add-ins / Math Add-In for Word

This add-in for Microsoft Office Word 2007 makes it easier to create graphs, perform calculations, and solve for variables with equations.

Add-ins / Microsoft Office Add-ins for Scientists

New technologies for scientists to advance semantic knowledge discovery.

Add-ins / Microsoft Word Add-In for GenePattern

The Word 2007 add-in supports embedding pipelines in a document and rerunning them on any GenePattern server from the Word application.

Add-ins / SQL Server Data Mining Add-In

These add-ins for Microsoft Office 2007 allow you to use SQL Server predictive analytics in Office Excel 2007 and Office Visio 2007.

Tools / Zentity

A research output repository platform providing a suite of building blocks, tools, and services to create and maintain an organization’s digital library ecosystem.

Tools / Computational Biology

Tools from Microsoft Research include Phylogeny-Based Association Analysis, Epitope Prediction, HLA Assignment, HLA Completion, and more.

Tools / Computational Science

Tools from Microsoft Research and our research partners to support computational science and its use in other research disciplines.

Tools / Conference Management Tool

Sponsored by Microsoft Research, this tool can handle the complex workflow of an academic conference.

Tools / Dryad for Cloud Computing

Dryad is a high-performance general-purpose distributed computing engine that is designed to simplify the task of implementing distributed applications on clusters of Windows-based computers.

Tools / Microsoft XNA Game Studio

Enabling hobbyists, academics, and developers to create games for Xbox 360, Windows, and Zune.

Tools / Project Trident: Scientific Workflow Workbench

Author workflows visually by using a catalog of existing activities and complete workflows. A tiered library hides the complexity of workflow activities and services for ease of use.

Tools / Research Information Center Framework

Built on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, this framework helps academic researchers engage in collaborative projects.

Tools / Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Express

A set of free tools offering a new editor built in Windows Presentation Foundation and support for the new .NET Framework 4.

Tools / DreamSpark

DreamSpark is a program set up by Microsoft to provide students with software design and development tools at no charge.

Tools / Kinect for Windows SDK beta

This free programming toolkit for application developers enables academics and enthusiasts easy access to the capabilities offered by the Microsoft Kinect device connected to computers running Windows 7.