Bioscience

NHGRI Offers Access to Cancer Sequencing Data

June 15, 2007

By Flinn Foundation

Source: GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute is granting access to datasets from cancer sequencing projects through open-access and controlled-access programs, NHGRI said yesterday. Researchers will be able to access controlled information from the Medical Sequencing Program by downloading individual-level genotype and assembled DNA-sequence data, NHGRI said.

Most of the data in the open category are available through the National Cancer Institute