Mapping the clinical genome

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DECIPHER is used by the clinical community to share and compare phenotypic and genotypic data. The DECIPHER database contains data from 18753 patients who have given consent for broad data-sharing; DECIPHER also supports more limited sharing via consortia. Have a look at the numbers.

Anyone can browse publicly-available patient data on DECIPHER and request to be put in contact with the responsible clinician. Why? Because sharing benefits everyone.

Explore DECIPHER’s genome browser Delve into the Human Phenotype Ontology Search all public DECIPHER data

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Projects affiliated to DECIPHER can deposit and share patients, variants, and phenotypes to invite collaboration and facilitate diagnosis. Once deposited, you can use DECIPHER to identify and prioritise potential matches, and you can request notifications as soon as new matches arrive.

As well as influencing individual patient outcomes, use of DECIPHER has contributed to over 700 published articles since 2004. It's still free, and you are in control of what data to make public.

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Latest news

DECIPHER Video Tutorials

We are producing a series of video tutorials that showcase different aspects of the DECIPHER platform. Please subscribe to the DECIPHER YouTube channel to be kept updated on new tutorials as and when produced. We also welcome your suggestions for new tutorials.

DECIPHER v9.4 Released

Version 9.4 of DECIPHER was released on Wednesday 2nd December and includes the following new features:

For more news about DECIPHER, click here.


Citing DECIPHER

DECIPHER: Database of Chromosomal Imbalance and Phenotype in Humans using Ensembl Resources. Firth, H.V. et al (2009). Am.J.Hum.Genet 84, 524-533 (DOI: dx.doi.org/10/1016/j.ajhg.2009.03.010)

Authors who use data from the project must acknowledge DECIPHER using the following wording: "This study makes use of data generated by the DECIPHER community. A full list of centres who contributed to the generation of the data is available from http://decipher.sanger.ac.uk and via email from decipher@sanger.ac.uk. Funding for the project was provided by the Wellcome Trust."

Please see Citing DECIPHER for more information.

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