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GDC API and Apps

Date: Monday, December 16, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Web Conference (See WebEx information below)
Mr. Himanso Sahni, GDC Technical Lead, Leidos Biomedical Research Inc. (Leidos)

This monthly support webinar helps all types of researchers utilize the cancer genomics data and resources available at NCI’s Genomic Data Commons (GDC). GDC experts will demonstrate how to find and access genomic data, how to use web-based tools, give in-depth explanations of bioinformatics pipelines, and more.

Intended Audience

This webinar is intended for developers and bioinformaticians who are interested in learning more about the NCI Genomic Data Commons (GDC) application programming interface (API) to use within their applications to query and download GDC data or submit data to the GDC.


The GDC Application Programming Interface (API) drives GDC data access and submission tools and provides programmatic access to GDC functionality. This includes searching for, downloading, and submitting data and metadata. This webinar will provide an overview of the API endpoints, and demonstrate how GDC applications use the API.

Included Topics
  • Obtain an overview of GDC API endpoints
  • Review how to search, download, and submit data and metadata using the GDC API
  • Demonstrate how GDC applications use the API
Webex Information

GDC API and Apps

  • Monday, December 16, 2019
  • 2:00 pm    |    Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-04:00)    |    1 hr
  • Event number (access code): 737 928 072


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