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After Schrems II: EUCANCan colleagues discuss...

The September edition of the Global Alliance for Genomics & Health’s (GA4GH’s) monthly newsletter, the GDPR Brief, examines the ramifications of the European Court of Justice’s Schrems II judgment on 16 July 2020. The brief focuses primarily on how the new decision can lead to strengthened obligations on anyone transferring data out of the European Economic […]

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EUCANCan Annual Meeting 2020

From April 20 to 22, the EUCANCan consortium held its annual meeting, which was jointly hosted by Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) and Barcelona Supercomputing Centre (BSC). Canadian project coordinator Lincoln Stein (OICR) and Coordinator David Torrents (BSC) chaired the meeting, which was attended by participants from all 18 partner institutions.Due to the travel […]

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OmicsXchange – a brandnew podcast published...

The Global Alliance for Genomics & Health (GA4GH) has launched a new podcast, OmicsXchange, which provides insights into the forefront of genomic and clinical data sharing. The first episode, “Science as a Human Right: An Interview with Dr. Bartha Maria Knoppers” was released on International Human Rights Day on 10 December 2019. The guest, Dr. […]

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GA4GH Connect Meeting

On April 29th, 2019 EUCANCan was officially presented as a new GA4GH Driver Project at the GA4GH Connect meeting held in Hinxton, England. David Torrents, project coordinator, explained how EUCANCan will generate an integrated framework to analize, manage and share oncological genomics data. Click on the EUCANCan poster presentation for more information!

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EUCANCan has been chosen as one...

Berlin, Feb. 22, 2019 In January, the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) has selected EUCANCan as new Driver Project for 2019, together with six other of the world’s renown genomic data initiatives. GA4GH Driver Projects work collaboratively to advance and pilot GA4GH standards for sharing genomic and health related data. The newly elected […]

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