Tolerating Intolerances: Life with a sensitive stomach

Introduction In search of data to add to our Microbiome collection, we have recently attended several events where researchers mentioned the connection of gut microbiota with human health and disease. This has been particularly useful in understanding how a microbiota-friendly diet can play a significant ...

What we didn't know about Cuba: interview with Prof Rolando Rodriguez

After a successful two weeks' visit earlier this year, the Repositive team welcomes back Prof Rolando Rodriguez this week for a further two months. Prof Rolando Rodriguez is leading the creation of Cuba’s national eHealth infrastructure - as a reference project for the WHO ...

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, ...

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 ...

Overcoming Data Analysis and Sharing Challenges to Facilitate the Advancement of Science

Brigitte Ganter interviews our CEO Fiona Nielsen after meeting at the BlackBox Connect Program in San Francisco in May 2016. This interview was originally published on the EnlightenBio blog on June 27, 2016 Repositive Wants to Overcome Data Analysis and Sharing Challenges to Facilitate the ...