This post was provided by the National Cancer Institute.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) launched the Genomic Data Commons (GDC), a unified data system that promotes sharing of genomic and clinical data between researchers. The GDC will centralize, standardize, and make accessible data from large-scale NCI programs such as The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) and its pediatric equivalent, Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET).
The German Academic Exchange Service, known as DAAD, is now offering a networking tour for postdoctoral researchers to provide insights into German science and the German job market. This year’s networking tour focuses on molecular bioscience (biochemistry, biotechnology, medicine and related disciplines).