dbGaP asks for users' feedback

The database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP) is one of NIH's central data sharing tools for human genomic data. It provides two types of access - open and controlled - in order to allow broad release of non-sensitive data, while providing oversight and investigator accountability ...

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 ...

2016: The year of the lizard in a lab coat (1)

2016 was a huge year for Repositive! We raised £500K seed funding in January, we officially launched in September, and after indexing over 35 sources became the largest portal for human genomic data in October! One of the most iconic introductions to the Repositive world ...

An Overview of Gene Expression Data Available via Repositive

Repositive aims at indexing existing genomic datasets from multiple data sources into a unified portal to help finding and accessing data. In a previous blog post, we presented the release of the Repositive Gene Expression Data Collection. This collection includes datasets from the following repositories: ...

7 Nov 2016: CRUK Repositive Workshop

Monday 7 November 2016 | 14:00 – 16:00 Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge Register for FREE on Eventbrite EVENT DETAILS Researchers rely on acquiring external data to validate, benchmark and supplement research findings. Funders require researchers to make their datasets accessible for ...