Human data management in the pan-European ELIXIR context: the Finland angle

Speaker/s:

Juha Törnroos - CSC - IT Center for Science Ltd. / ELIXIR Finland

Date:
18/05/2017 12:00 - 13:03
Institution:
EGA - CRG
Venue:
Center for Genomic Regulation (CRG) - Barcelona Biomedical Research Park - Aula room (4th floor)
Type of Event:
Seminar
Language:
English
Website:
ELIXIR-Fi visiting the EGA – Computational genomics seminar
Poster:
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Summary

Support human data management at each step of the research project life cycle is one of the key objectives of ELIXIR Finland. To fulfill scientific community's needs ELIXIR Finland focus is on building solutions for storing and accessing human data at the most secure manner. The talk highlights the ELIXIR-FI's efforts in the areas of human genome data archiving and development status of Local EGA technology in the Nordic countries, enhancing discoverability of human genome datasets by ELIXIR Beacon, managing access rights and permissions in these services with ELIXIR AAI (Authorization and Authentication Infrastructure) and utilizing secure cloud services for the data analysis.