Breast Friends: Best Friends who beat Breast Cancer

I was quite humbled by the popularity of my last data collection blog post Asperger's from an Asperger's mind. Not only did this post add variety to the Repositive blog, but by interviewing my nephew, I got a much better understanding of what Asperger's is, ...

The Human Microbiome Project Datasets

Special thanks to Kemi Ifeonu for co-ordinating this blog post The Human Microbiome Project (HMP) was established by the NIH Common Fund in 2008, to generate resources that would enable the comprehensive characterization of the human microbiome and help us understand its role in human ...

Asperger’s from an Asperger’s mind

To coincide with the release of our February Autism-related data collection, I wanted to explore what an autism spectrum disorder (in this case, Asperger syndrome) was like for someone who has it. Charlotte excellently described the research landscape and I am sure our Scientific Lead ...

The story of Liz

A blog is an excellent platform to transfer knowledge. You write about an experience, tools or something you've learnt and you hope that by publishing it, it will educate someone else. Another good use for a blog is to answer frequently asked questions, much like ...

Traction: Are four bullseye's better than one?

After a tip from our CTO Adrian, which I understand was tipped to him by a mentor (check out the amazing referrals happening here), I purchased a book on Amazon called "TRACTION: How any startup can achieve explosive customer growth". I was not disappointed, and ...