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aliveandkickin

A patient advocate for cancer research

This is the first part of a guest blog post written by Dave Dubin. Read the second part here. 1997 seems so far away.  I’m 29, still a strapping 200 plus pounds, playing soccer,...

DNAdigest interviews

DNAdigest interviews Transcriptomine

This week I would like to introduce you to Dr Neil McKenna who is a principal investigator of the Nuclear Receptor Signaling Atlas consortium. In the following A&Q session you will learn about the tool Transcriptomine...

Anna Middleton

Involving participants in genomics research

Guest post by Dr Anna Middleton, Senior Staff Scientist, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. This blog post was originally published by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. The blog post is based on the talk Dr Middleton...

DNAdigest interviews

DNAdigest interviews COS

DNAdigest readers, this week I am happy to present you to the Centre for Open Science (COS). Our interviewee is Tim Errington, who is the project manager of the Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology, part...

Repositive.io

Repositive Raises £300k for Genomics Platform

Social venture Repositive Ltd raises £300k seed funding to launch genomic data discovery platform Repositive Ltd, the spin-out of the charity DNAdigest is building a platform where genomic scientists can make their research data...

Interactive Genome Analysis

Interactive Genome Analysis Challenge

Richard Holland tells us about the Interactive Genome Analysis Challenge launched by the Pistoia Alliance The Pistoia Alliance has set out to find the fastest genome analysis system in the world. Through the Interactive Genome...