Géraldine Van der Auwera, 101 Genomes advisor and author of "Genomics in the Cloud".


Géraldine Van der Auwera is a talented researcher from Brussels. She lives in the USA, where she worked for many years at the Broad Institute (co-created by MIT and Harvard University). She is the author of one of the very first books devoted to the alliance between the Cloud and genomics, and has contributed to the [...]

January 31, 2023

GEMS webinars for the Association Française des Syndromes de Marfan et Apparentés (AssoMarfans)

GEMS, 2023

At the request of the Association Française des Syndromes de Marfan et Apparentés (AssoMarfans), Ludivine has recorded a video and we are organizing various webinar sessions to help people who wish to join the GEMS study (https://www.101gems.be/site). Here is the e-mail sent by AssoMarfans to its members: Advance research on Marfan syndrome [...].

June 6, 2023

"Meet the Boss" interview with Radio Judaica


On Wednesday May 31, 2023, Ludivine and Romain were invited by Olivier Sokolski and Laurent Poznantek to take part in the "Meet the Boss" program on Radio Judaica to present the work of 101 Génomes and share their vision for research into rare diseases. During the show, Ludivine and Romain spoke about the [...].

June 6, 2023

I³H symposium: Patient access to innovation: lessons from rare diseases


On March 31, 2023, Ludivine was invited by Professor Michel Goldman to explain the work of 101 Génomes at the conference "Patient Access to Innovation: Learning from Rare diseases". The symposium was organized at the Palais des Académies by the Institute for Interdisciplinary Innovation in Healthcare (I³h), the Fondation Médicaments et Société [...].

June 8, 2023

Colby T. Ford, our cloud architect


Since June 2022, the Genomic Cloud of 101 Genomes is operational. To date, this bioinformatics biobank (Bio-Biobank) is probably already one of the largest genomic databases (WGS) of Marfan syndrome patients in the world (if not the largest). And everything is set for it to keep growing! [...]

February 7, 2023

VASCERN ePAG Exchange: 101 Genomes and GEMS at UZA


On January 20 and 21, 2023, two days of seminars about 101 Genomes and the GEMS project were organized at the UZA at the request of the ePAGs (patient organization representatives) of the VASCERN (European Reference Network for Rare Vascular Diseases). The main objectives were to understand the action of 101 Genomes, the interest of [...]

January 23, 2023

2023: Heading for Tomorrow


Dear Supporters, First of all, we would like to wish you a happy holiday season and a wonderful year 2023. Retrospective 2022 We would like to share with you some of the major milestones that were reached in 2022 by Fondation 101 Génomes. This year, we received approval from the Erasmus Ethics Committee and [...]

December 29, 2022