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 ...

Meet Repositive's new Data Scientist - Steve Williams

Steve has an academic background, having studied biomedical science in Australia and Cambridge. Functional Genomics Steve’s passion for scientific research led him to undertake a Ph.D. at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne, noting himself: “I love that we can now test ...

Final Results from 'Tools and methods in genomic data analysis'

It is fundamental for the community that wants to use genomics for their benefit that we understand what and how tools and methods are used to analyse genomic data, and what the blockers are that are preventing researchers from doing their desired analysis. By understanding ...

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 ...