Biobanks as genomic data sources

Introduction At Repositive, we are always interested in new sources of human genomic data. The idea to explore biobanks as potential sources came up in July 2015 at the HandsOn Biobanks conference, where many biobanks mentioned that they have sequencing data or plan to have ...

Your DNA – your say! What do people think about sharing their genomic data?

It is really important to find out what genomic data donors all over the world think about sharing their data. Do they actually want it to be shared, and if yes, with whom? TORONTO, CANADA (May 24, 2016) — The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health ...

3 April 2016: GA4GH global engagement workshop, launch of BRCA exchange and… cherry blossom!

Oringally published on the DNAdigest website: 4-7 April, Kyoto: ICHG2016 The 13th International Congress of Human Genetics 2016 (ICHG2016) is currently taking place in Kyoto. This congress is the oldest and the largest meeting of human geneticists in the world: the first meeting took place ...