About BioData.pt

BioData.pt is the Portuguese distributed e-infrastructure for biological data and the Portuguese ELIXIR node.

BioData.pt supports the national scientific system through best practices in data management and state of the art data analysis.

It interfaces with both academia and industry, making research available for innovation, namely in sectors such as agro-food and forestry, sea, and health.

BioData.pt services include ELIXIR services such as our training programme and computing facilities, as well as consulting services in data analysis and management, and a number of community services.



Latest News & Events

“Assessing the Impact of Research Activities”: a workshop to learn the first steps in assessing the impact of activities

  • Posted on: 28 September 2020
  • By: Rafael Santos

BioData.pt, the Portuguese Node of ELIXIR, is organizing a pilot test of the “Assessing the Impact of Research Activities” workshop to refine a capacity building action that will enable researchers to assess the impact of their activities. It was organized in the frame of the “Empowering ELIXIR Nodes to measure and communicate their performance and impact” Staff Exchange project and the H2020 ELIXIR-CONVERGE project and counts with the collaboration of ELIXIR - Greece.

Ready For BioData Management? – Introduction to Data Management Plans (Online) @ CNC-UC

  • Posted on: 25 September 2020
  • By: Rafael Santos

“Ready for BioData Management? - Introduction to Data Management Plans” was held online for the Centre for Neuroscience and Cell Biology - University of Coimbra (CNC-UC) collaborators on the last Thursday, September 24th, to a turnout of 21 participants (7 of which only attended the theoretical lectures), which were mostly Post-doc or PhD students.

BioData.pt Talks

  • Posted on: 23 September 2020
  • By: Rafael Santos

In the age of data-intensive research, enabling researchers to manage the volume and complexity of the data they generate is paramount. This is the main goal of ELIXIR, the distributed research infrastructure for life-science information, and its Portuguese node, #BioDataPT.

This Fall, #BioDataPT is launching the BioData.pt Talks series, to share its expertise in #Bioinformatics and #DataManagement with the scientific community. BioData.pt Talks will bring #BioDataPT collaborators and guest experts together with other scientists and curious citizens through a series of monthly webinars.