October 15-17, Hilton Orlando, Florida Repositive is pleased to participate and contribute to the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) as one of its members. GA4GH’s Plenary Meeting held on October 15-17th 2017 was the chosen venue to announce the new vision for GA4GH under the leadership […]
A recent news article has been published in Nature entitled ‘Gene-expression study raises thorny ethical issues‘. This is to do with the recent massive release of data from the US$150-million Genotype-Tissue Expression (GTEx) project, an NIH funded initiative amassing gene sequences, activities and other data from across 44 […]
Workshop video on 28th of May in Copenhagen on best practices for human genomic data sharing as part of the European Society for Human Genetics (#ESHG2017)
A good and a bad example for how to share data from a high profile publication.
Presentation to be given in Barcelona at the NGS’17 conference on Repositive.
Genome blogging refers to the sharing of experiences, results and data relative to a person’s genome. Normally, the information shared belongs to the blogger him/herself, but at times it belongs to other people (related or not) who provide their explicit consent to share personal data and views. Genome […]
H3ABioNet Seminars’ series The H3ABionet Seminar co-ordinating team on behalf of the H3ABioNet Research Working Group cordially invite you to join us for the January 2017 H3ABioNet seminar under the theme of: “Access to personal genomes”. Seminar Format: A seminar talk will be provided by a distinguished scientist […]
Blog post originally published for Front Line Genomics. A recent article published in Nature on October 13th 2016  indicated that population bias in the genomics field is still rampant. As Popejoy and Fullerton point out in their article, many populations lack access to the benefits that precision […]
I have the pleasure to moderate next week a round table at the prestigious BioData World Congress, happening at Hinxton, Cambridge on October 26th from 12.05 to 13.05pm. If you are attending the conference, this is a great occasion for you to learn about: International Initiatives that focus […]
Finding and Accessing Human Genomic Data for Research Repositive Ltd Wednesday, 28 September 2016 from 10:00 to 12:00 (BST) Cambridge, United Kingdom REGISTRATION: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/finding-and-accessing-human-genomic-data-for-research-tickets-27434093111 Researchers rely on acquiring external data to validate, benchmark and supplement research findings. Funders require researchers to make their datasets accessible for further reuse. […]