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Earth Bank of Codes

SummaryPrototype: Amazon Bank of Codes
CategoriesGenetic resources
Types Plan to develop Digital Assets (that are codified biological data, genomes) and Blockchain
Action (Smart Contract)?No
ApplicationSequence biological data (genomes) made accessible to scientific and commercial use; track who does what with biological data and automatically distribute the part of commercial values to the countries of origin (the rights and the obligations associated with the use of the asset are codified)
Date/TimelineLaunched in 2018
NotesCan be used as an effective tool to implement the Nagoya Protocol
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Nebula Genomics

CategoriesGenetic resources
Market statusOn the market
TypesToken, Protocol, Blockchain • Token (Nebula Token), Protocol (Blockstack), Blockchain
StatusPrivate • Ethereum-derived Nebula Blockchain (private)
Action (Smart Contract)?Yes
ApplicationBiotech (Genomic); Individuals can acquire their personal genomic data from Nebula sequencing facilities using Nebula tokens, then join the Nebula blockchain network and directly connect with data buyers.
Attributes (token)As a means to buy and sell genomic data
Date/TimelineLaunched in 2018
NotesHavard Medical School; Eliminates personal genomic companies (such as 23andMe,, Helix..) as middlemen between data owners and data buyers; also ensure data anonymity, security, and efficient sequencing
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