GCAT|Genomes for Life
The GCAT promotes the re-use of data generated by the project and seeks a dynamic and sustainable multi-disciplinary scientific environment for medical research.
More information for researchers on the GCAT Web
GCAT has established a system of access to the data a samples with an associated price list, all petitions are subject to scientific and ethical approval. A list of the data available is on the GCAT website.
All researchers interested in using the data and samples of the GCAT Cohort must register and make a petition. After evaluation by the access committee, all petitions will receive a response and/or initial proposal.
Instructions on how to request access.
All questions related to the cohort and research should be send directly to Dr Rafael de Cid, Scientific Director of GCAT
Rafael de Cid, PhD
Tel: (+34) 93 557 2839
Other complementary services
As a complement to the services offered by the IGTP-HUGTP Biobank, the GCAT also provides the facilities for processing, DNA extraction and storage of biological samples. It can also provide consulting and advice on their use in large projects.
- Automatic DND extraction (PROMEGA magnetic beads)
- Preparation of biological samples derived from blood
- Storage and tracking of samples
- Quantification and quality control of DNA samples