Data Access

Data Security

There's a common misconception that the cloud is not secure enough for working with sensitive data like human genome sequence and medical records. I say misconception because, uh, yeah it is secure enough — or rather, it can be if it's done right [...]

Genomic Data

Watch the recording of a panel on Genomic Data Sharing Policies hosted by the US National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) on Nov 19, 2020.


Life as a biomedical researcher is a rollercoaster of emotions. One moment you're marvelling at how technology has revolutionized the field -- SO. MUCH. DATA. -- and the next, you're tearing your hair out at how antiquated some of our processes still are -- SO. MUCH. PAPERWORK. Yes, there is a veritable cornucopia [...]

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