- To provide biocurators with continuing education on salient topics in curation.
- To encourage an interactive dialog between biocurators for the purposes of troubleshooting problems and brainstorming solutions, sharing best practices, and comparing experiences.
- To serve as a mechanism for feedback from the biocurators regarding any issues with the curation process that may be appropriate for discussion with the ClinGen leadership.
Biocurator Educational Materials
The Biocurator Educational Materials page page provides links to videos of Biocurator Working Group calls on various topics, and links to additional useful websites and materials. We hope that you find these resources to be helpful.
Gene Disease Validity General Training PresentationTraining Materials - March 29, 2019 - Updated February 2018. Focuses on how to use the curation spreadsheet, but also provides general instruction on gene disease validity process.
Biocurator Working Group Confluence [Login Required]Training Materials - March 18, 2019
Scoring experimental evidence for gene curation [Presentation]Training Materials - January 11, 2018
Working Group Membership
Membership spans many fields, including genetics, medical, academia, and industry.