Precision Medicine Podcast Series: #2 Ethical Challenges in Genome Medicine

Welcome to my podcast series 1 on Fundamentals of Precision Medicine. In this second podcast I talk about some of the challenges around the application of genomic technologies to the clinic and Precision Medicine. This is the second of a podcast series on Precision Medicine ...

Podcast Series 1: Fundamentals of Precision Medicine

Welcome to my podcast series 1 on Fundamentals of Precision Medicine. Here I introduce the concept of Precision Medicine, its history and how it differs from ‘conventional’ imprecision medicine. This will be the first of a podcast series on Precision Medicine whose objectives will be ...

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 ...

Is sharing always caring? On open genomic data sharing and why people do it.

Special thanks to Tobias Haeusermann, (postdoctoral researcher at University of Zürich), and Bastian Greshake (co-founder of OpenSNP.org) for collaborating to write this guest blog post. View the new OpenSNP Data Source on our platform In times of political turmoil, we tend to see discussions ...

Repositive to Host Satellite Symposium at ESHG conference

Symposium to discuss better ways to Find and Access Human Data. Cambridge, 17 May 2017 ... Repositive, the company that created the world’s largest portal for accessing human genomic research data, is hosting a satellite symposium at ESHG, on the 28th May in Copenhagen. The ...