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RDA Third Plenary Session

RDA Third Plenary Meeting

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) 3rd plenary conference is being held next week and of course CEO Fiona Nielsen will be in attendance. The event is focussing on data policy and has distinguished speakers from across the...

Congratulations on our essay competition!

A huge congratulations to the winner of the DNAdigest Write for Data Sharing Essay Competition and the £200 prize: Eilish Wells wrote on the current state of data sharing and how we can encourage best...

GCOF The Patient

The Patient was another one of the key themes explored by the Genetics Clinic of the Future. The session was lead by Cor Oosterwijk, Ralf Sudbrak, Francesco Lescai and Maud Radstake. All have distinguished careers in healthcare policy, bioinformatics...

National Apprenticeship Week

National Apprenticeship Week: Women in STEM

On Wednesday 5th our DNA Digest CEO, Fiona Nielsen, attended a special event promoting the benefits to women of careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths and Medicine. The reception, hosted by Deputy Prime Minister, Rt Hon...

#challenge @DNADigest Data sharing2.0:involvement of individuals in online personal genomic datasharing requires ethical/legal consideration

Winner of the DNAdigest Twitter Competition

Congratulations to Mahsa Shabani for her winning tweet regarding the ethical challenges for genomic data sharing. See all our entries in the DNAdigest twitter competition Storify. Big thanks to everyone who participated and shared...