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A coder using the name “offensive-computing” used 23andMe’s API to access the company’s genetic records to build a tool that blocks users from websites based on genetic makeup.
Of the many APIs we published this week, eight were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those eight, which included the up and coming Intuit API. In a nutshell, Intuit will be opening an API to its financial data service in the US and Canada.
23andMe is a DNA analysis service that allows individuals to learn more about their DNA. Users can use the service to trace their ancestry, learn more about their present health and participate in research to benefit future generations. The company also offers this neatly categorized and searchable data to researchers and scientists.
||Transcriptic is a Science-as-a-Service company, enabling researchers to conduct bioinformatics research from their web browser. The Transcriptic REST API enables developers to access a fully...||Science||04.25.2016|
||The BMI Calculator API aims to offer developers a calculator to determine BMIs in software applications. The API is written in CURL, Java Ruby, PHP, Python, Node, Objective-C, and .NET. Body mass...||Health||03.15.2016|
||LabCollector is a laboratory inventory management system for lab supplies and samples. The LabCollector LIMS manages laboratory information working with independent and interactive modules. The API...||Science||03.08.2016|
||The GeneMatcher API allows developers to add new submissions to the website as well as update, delete, and search for existing submissions. GeneMatcher is a website that allows clinicians and...||Genetics||02.19.2016|
||The Datamuse API is used to integrate a word-finding query engine. It can be used in apps for programmatic access to Datamuse's websites, including OneLook, and Rhymezone. OneLook is a dictionary...||Words||02.15.2016|