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DNAdigest workshop at ICSB2013

On August 29th DNAdigest organized a pre-conference workshop for the ICSB conference. Our workshop was titled “DNAdigest: translational genomics – from bioinformatics to medical informatics”. Our international audience were treated with three invited talks...

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How to recognise a shrew… and Open Data

Excellent poetry/science mix by Mike Galsworthy The Open Science and Open Data proponent Mike Galsworthy also happens to be an excellent poet. For your afternoon entertainment, we recommend watching this 10 min YouTube clip from...

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DNAdigest Hack Day summary and photos

The summary and photos from the DNAdigest hack day in Cambridge, UK, are now online. A big thank you to all our participants for making this a successful brainstorming event. Looking forward to see...

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DNAdigest in finals for WAYRA funding

The WAYRA/UnLtd call for social enterprises to move into the WAYRA academy  The WAYRA UnLtd Academy is a brand new partnership between the global tech accelerator WAYRA and UnLtd the worlds largest supporter of social entrepreneurs....

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Upcoming events

After a busy summer, we are heading into a crazy exciting month of August We have two events coming up in August, first our Hack Day in Cambridge on August 10th, then our workshop...

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Announcing DNAdigest Hack Day

Do you like a challenge – a problem with no straightforward solution? Are you eager to sketch an idea? Are you keen to discuss the incentives for sharing data? Are you ready to mock-up some...

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Global Alliance for data sharing in genomics

These are exciting times for genomics research! Last week  more than sixty organisations around the world announced the formation of a global consortia, the Global Alliance, to enable data sharing in genomics research. The intention...