Paper by Deborah Mascalzoni et al: “To reproduce study findings and facilitate new discoveries, many funding bodies, publishers, and professional communities are encouraging—and increasingly requiring—investigators to deposit their data, including individual-level health information, in research repositories. For example, in some
The GDPR establishes legally binding rules for processing personal data in the EU, as well as outside the EU in some cases. Researchers in the EU, and often their global collaborators, must comply with the regulation. Health and genetic data are considered special categories of personal data and are subject to relatively stringent rules for processing….(More)”.