Get your authentication token

Your authentication token encodes your credentials, and uniquely identifies you the BioData Catalyst powered by Seven Bridges. It can be used with a number of features instead of a login. These include:

  • The command line uploader
  • The API

Find your authentication token

To obtain your authentication token, follow these steps:

  1. In the main menu bar, click Developer.
  2. Click the Auth token tab.
  3. Click Generate token.
  4. Copy your generated token and use it where needed.


Generate a new authentication token

You can also regenerate the token if, for instance, you suspect its security has been compromised.