Our Work

The diverse members of the Global Alliance are working together to create interoperable approaches to catalyze projects that will help unlock the great potential of genomic data. Our four Working Groups advance Initiatives that develop key Work Products.

Our Projects

Demonstration Projects showcase and show the value of data sharing.

  • Beacon ProjectBeacon Project »

    Tests the willingness of international sites to share genetic data in the simplest of all technical contexts.

  • BRCA ChallengeBRCA Challenge »

    Aims to advance understanding of the genetic basis of breast and other cancers using data from around the world.

  • Matchmaker ExchangeMatchmaker Exchange »

    A federated network of rare disease data sets, which allows researchers to locate data on rare phenotypes or genotypes of interest.