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Data Coordination and Management Working Group

Key Objectives: 

THE Data Coordination and Management Working Group manages data flow from projects and centers to the central ICGC database, public repositories, quality assessment, curation and data releases.

Working Group Leader(s) Name Institution and contact:

Lincoln Stein

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Canada

Lincoln Stein is an MD/PhD who works on biological data integration and visualization. After his training at Harvard Medical School, where he became a board-certified pathologist, he worked at the Whitehead Institute/MIT Center for Genome Research developing databases used for the mouse and human genome maps.

From 1998-2008 he worked at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory on a variety of genome-scale databases including WormBase, the database of the C. elegans genome, Gramene, a comparative genome mapping database for rice and other monocots, the International HapMap Project Database, and a human biological pathways database called Reactome. He is now Head, Adaptive Oncology, at the

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research in Toronto, where he works on a number of large-scale genomic data integration projects, including the PanCancer Analysis of Whole Genomes Project, and the International Cancer Genome Consortium.

Working Group Contact: 

Jennifer Jennings

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Canada

Email - jennifer.jennings@oicr.on.ca



Current Membership List:

Name

Institution

Country

Lincoln Stein

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Christina Yung

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Hardeep Nahal-Bose

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Oliver Harismendy

UC San Diego

USA

Youngwook Kim

Sungkyunkwan University

South Korea

Youngil Koh

Seoul National University Hospital

South Korea

Adam Margolin

Oregon Health and Science University

USA

David Merberg

Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Co


John Pearson

National Health and Medical Research Council

Australia

Mark Phillips

McGill University

Canada

Philip Awadalla

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Keiran Raine

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

UK

Gunnar R├Ątsch

ETH Zurich / Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Switzerland

Jeffrey Rosenfeld

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

USA

Alain Viari

INGRIA


Denis Yuen

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Junjun Zhang

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Lynda Chin

National Institutes of Health NCI/NHGRI

USA

Vincent Ferretti

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

France

Peter Lichter

Federal Ministry of Education and Research: German Cancer Aid

Germany

David Sutton

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada

Jennifer Jennings

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Canada



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