e-Science logo
 
 
About NeSC
e-Science Institute
e-Science Hub
TOE
Contacts
e-Science Events
Resources
Newsroom
Presentations & Lectures
Technical Papers
Global Grid Links
Projects
UK e-Science Centres
UK e-Science Teams
Career Opportunities
Bibliographic Database
 

 

Investigation of the molecular pathogenisis and pathophysiology of Disorders of Sex Development

EURODSD

http://www.nesc.ac.uk/hub/projects/eurodsd/index.htm

The EuroDSD project has recently been funded by the EU under the FW7 ICT e-Health programme. This 3-year project will provide a system where secure access to a range of clinical data related to sex development across Europe is supported. NeSC are the e-Infrastructure providers in this project. As well as providing secure access to a range of genotypic and phenotypic data sets across Europe, the particular data research challenges associated with this domain stem from the rarity and hence scarcity of data itself. Disorders of sexual development in new born and non-pubescent teenagers are a relatively rare phenomenon. These considerations will result in limited data resources being made available hence the need to capture as much information as possible is needed from those documented cases. Based on these considerations, we expect the way in which the data is captured, shared and analysed will have its own research themes.

Maturity: Initial Research
Region: EU
Type: Research
Grant Value: £2,000,000.00
Start Date: 01/01/2008
End Date: 31/01/2011
Project Status: funded
Funding Agency: EU


Project Members
PI
Prof Richard Sinnott


Collaborating Organisations
National e-Science Centre
University of Glasgow


Component(s) Project Develops
This project is not associated with any components at present.


Application Area(s) associated with Project
This project is not associated with any application areas at present.

 

Last Updated: 22 Jun 12 11:02
This is an archived website, preserved and hosted by the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Edinburgh. The School of Physics and Astronomy takes no responsibility for the content, accuracy or freshness of this website. Please email webmaster [at] ph [dot] ed [dot] ac [dot] uk for enquiries about this archive.