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Protecting genomic data analytics in the cloud: state of the art and opportunities

BMC Medical GenomicsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted20169:63

Received: 4 April 2016

Accepted: 28 September 2016

Published: 13 October 2016

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Original Submission
4 Apr 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
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Reviewed Reviewer Report
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
28 Sep 2016 Editorially accepted
13 Oct 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12920-016-0224-3

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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University
Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of California San Diego
National Human Genome Research Institute
School of Law, University of San Diego
Microsoft Research
Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University
The J. Craig Venter Institute
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University