Category: Guest post

The key elements of good data sharing practice

This is a guest post by Wellcome Trust. Originally published on blog.wellcome.ac.uk   The Wellcome Trust is a leading partner in the Public Health Research Data Forum, which brings together research funders who are committed to increasing...

Information management: to federate or not to federate

This is a guest post by Yasmin Alam-Faruque, member of Eagle Genomics’ Biocuration team. Originally published on eaglegenomics.com Information management is a key organisational activity that concerns the acquisition, organisation, cataloguing and structuring of information from...

How research data sharing can save lives

This is a guest post by Trish Groves, head of research at The BMJ.  Originally published on BMJ.com website.   Everyone’s been missing a trick. The whole debate on sharing clinical study data has focused on transparency, reproducibility,...

Blockchain and Digital Health – First Impressions

Guest Post by Rodrigo Barnes, Chief Technology Officer at Aridhia. This blog post was originally published on the Aridhia website on 25 August 2015. The blog post was inspired by the Ethereum Workshop at the Turing Festival in Edinburgh. Among the many...

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Open Source Technologies for Precision Medicine

The Hyve is a 30 person open source bioinformatics services company from Utrecht, Netherlands, and Cambridge, MA, USA. DNAdigest invited them to write a blog post on the summit “Open Source Technologies for Precision...

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Ecological Perspective on Data Sharing

We have invited Charlie Outhwaite (@charlielouo) to write a guest blog post on the topic of openness and data sharing from an ecological point of view. The post give us the great opportunity to draw...