HostSeq Databank Access Request

Data from the CGEn HostSeq Databank will be made available through open and controlled-access tiers, depending on the type of data, its sensitivity and the specifications of the contributing collection.
To obtain access to the “controlled” data stored in the HostSeq Databank, please complete and submit all sections of the application form below.


HostSeq Databank Application

Canada’s national platform for genome sequencing

Section A: Main Applicant

Qualified applicants must be independent researchers who are affiliated witha legal entity (e.g. university professor, researcher in a private company, independent researchers able to apply for federal research grant, etc.)


Provide three relevant publications with full bibliographic references, for which you were an author or co-author

Publication 1

Publication 2

Publication 3

Section B: Institutional Representative

An institutional representative is a qualified representative of a legal entity who has the administrative power to legally commit that entity to the terms and conditions of the data access agreement. Examples of institutional representatives include, but are not limited to: a Vice-President Research, a Research Director, or a Contracts Officer for the entity.