NIH maintains many repositories for genomic datasets. Learn what types of repositories exist, how to apply for access to restricted datasets, and the responsibilities of users who download human genomic data from NIH databases.
Accessing Genomic Data from NIH Repositories
NIH hosts many genomic and phenotypic data repositories. Learn about these repositories and the types of datasets available.
How to Request and Access Datasets from dbGaP
Many NIH repositories with controlled-access data require that users request data through the Database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP). Get a step-by-step breakdown of the dbGaP data access request process here.