The 23andMe Y-Chromosome Python Sample Code by 23andMe presents developers how to identify Y-chromosome haplogroups in arbitrarily large samples of sequenced or genotyped men. Resources include phylogenetic data and supported genotype formats.
Scientific journals are providing greater access to published research by releasing new APIs. Cambridge Journals Online API and Public Library of Science Article Level Metrics API have both been released in the past several weeks. Meanwhile, the European Commission has just completed a public consultation on open access to research data ahead of a new wave of policy reform and their next big research funding round.