31 Aug 2017: Genomic Data Course, Leuven (Belgium)

Repositive is delighted to announce our participation at the Interuniversity Course on Clinical and Research Genomic Data Sharing and Access, held Aug 31st - Sept 1st, in Leuven, Belgium. Hosted by the Leuven Institute for Human Genomics and Society (LIGAS), the course aims to discuss ...

Getting data out of the EGA

I’m Jeff Almeida-King, the Senior User Support Officer from the European Genome-phenome Archive (EGA). My role is to monitor, maintain and improve the EGA data flow, working with users to facilitate submissions from initial deposition intent and study design through to delivering the data ...

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 ...

A University of Cambridge researcher's experience of applying for access to dbGaP and EGA

In April 2016, Repositive sponsored a workshop organised by DNAdigest and the University of Cambridge Open Data Team on 'Finding and Accessing Human Genomic Data for Research'. At that event, I met Mae - a postdoctoral researcher, and after a quick chat it became clear ...

Submitting genomic data to repositories: European Genome-Phenome Archive - EGA

I ended the last post by drawing some comparisons between the two major repositories for submitting expression data (GEO and ArrayExpress). To continue I will look at one of the major repositories for storing controlled access data (EGA). The diagrams shown below, which are to ...