We develop open standards and tools for genomics to benefit human health

The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) was formed to help accelerate the potential of genomic medicine to advance human health. It brings together over 400 leading genome institutes and centers with IT industry leaders to create global standards and tools for the secure, privacy respecting and inter-operable sharing of Genomic data.

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  • java
  • mongodb
  • spring


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Global Alliance for Genomics and Health 2019 Projects

  • Rohan K
    Data pipeline for exchange of genomic variation between public repositories
    The main goal of this project is to implement a mechanism to be in sync with the latest human data submitted to dbSNP. Once imported, this...
  • Dilshat Salikhov
    Data repository service
    The Data Repository Service (DRS) API provides a generic interface to data repositories so data consumers, including workflow systems, can access...
  • Rishi Kaushik
    Generic compliance framework for GA4GH APIs
    The aim of this project is to build a compliance framework, to ensure that all new implementations/products/APIs adhere to the central specification...
    RESTful API for genomic variation search
    The Beacon specification allows to query whether a genomic variation is present in a repository. But the current implementation is based on an...
  • Vani Singh
    Task distribution logic for GA4GH Cloud APIs
    The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health aims to provide end-to-end solutions for clinical data use cases. The sensitive nature of data in the...