GWAS Central data release December 2016

December 12th, 2016 | Posted by admin in News - (Comments Off on GWAS Central data release December 2016)

GWAS Central has released additional studies that have been submitted directly by researchers. These studies are described in recently published or “in press” papers.

GWAS Central data release January 2016

January 29th, 2016 | Posted by tim in News - (Comments Off on GWAS Central data release January 2016)

GWAS Central has released additional studies that have been submitted directly by researchers. These studies are described in recently published or “in press” papers.

GWAS Central data release March 2015

March 27th, 2015 | Posted by tim in News | Release | StudyRelease - (Comments Off on GWAS Central data release March 2015)

GWAS Central has released additional studies that have been submitted directly by researchers. These studies are described in recently published or “in press” papers.

GWAS Central study meta-data available for use in data citation research

August 28th, 2014 | Posted by robh in News - (Comments Off on GWAS Central study meta-data available for use in data citation research)

GWAS Central provides a Study meta-data file for use in data citation research, tracking researcher contributions and data discovery projects. Please see http://help.gwascentral.org/info/data/gwas-central-study-meta-data/ for more details and to gain access to the August 2014 dataset.

GWAS data release August 2014

August 17th, 2014 | Posted by robh in News | Release | StudyRelease - (Comments Off on GWAS data release August 2014)

GWAS Central has released over 200 additional GWAS.

New GWAS Central database released with significant additional content

September 5th, 2013 | Posted by robh in News | Release | StudyRelease - (Comments Off on New GWAS Central database released with significant additional content)

GWAS Central Study database release 11 is released 5th September 2013 Version 11  of the study database includes significant new content increasing the number of GWAS from 1008 (34,131,526 p-values) to 1,605 studies (67,723,637 p-values, 2,935163 unique dbSNP markers). All phenotypes included in the studies have been annotated to MeSH controlled vocabulary with direct mappings …
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GWAS Mart Tutorial available

September 5th, 2013 | Posted by robh in News - (Comments Off on GWAS Mart Tutorial available)

A short tutorial on how to use the GWAS Mart is now available in the Help section of the website. Please see the following page for further details: http://www.gwascentral.org/info/how-to/how-to-use-gwas-mart/

GWAS Central has been included in the Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index

July 24th, 2013 | Posted by robh in News - (Comments Off on GWAS Central has been included in the Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index)

GWAS Central has been included in the Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index (DCI) to aid data discovery. DCI allows GWAS Central data to be discoverable to other researchers around the world Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index “Data Citation Index fully indexes a significant number of the world’s leading data repositories of critical interest to the scientific …
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GWAS Central database summary updated in NAR Molecular Biology Database Collection

July 23rd, 2013 | Posted by robh in News - (Comments Off on GWAS Central database summary updated in NAR Molecular Biology Database Collection)

GWAS Central database summary updated in NAR Molecular Biology Database Collection highlighting developments from the past year http://www.oxfordjournals.org/nar/database/summary/131

Semantically enabling a genome-wide association study database

July 17th, 2013 | Posted by robh in News - (Comments Off on Semantically enabling a genome-wide association study database)

Semantically enabling a genome-wide association study database: a publication using data from GWAS Central describing a methodology for applying phenotype annotations to a comprehensive genome-wide association dataset and for ensuring compatibility with the Semantic Web was published December 2012. The provision of GWAS nanopublications enables a new dimension for exploring GWAS data, by way of …
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