How to Install the Ensembl Perl APIs in 4 minutes

submitted by: gspudich

This is a quick "how-to" guide for installing the Ensembl Perl APIs. Installation by both cvs and ftp will be demonstrated. All commands in this video can be found at the following url:
ftp://ftp.ebi.ac.uk/pub/databases/ensembl/Helpdesk/API_video_script.txt

Tip of the Week: Browsing Butterflies with GBrowse and Ensembl

submitted by: OpenHelix

Community genome browsers are important tools to supplement publications. For more details and links visit http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=12182 .

Tip of the Week: Galaxy Tool Shed

submitted by: OpenHelix

Today's tip of the week is on the Galaxy Toolshed, to find more read the blog post and tip at: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=12988

Video Tip of the Week: Publications track in UCSC Genome Browser

submitted by: OpenHelix

An important new track in the UCSC Genome Browser provides text mining results from the literature to annotate genomic regions. For more details see http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=12420 .

Tip of the Week: GenomeSpace

submitted by: OpenHelix

A quick introduction to GenomeSpace. More about GenomeSpace and links can be found at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=12312

Tip of the Week: BioProject

submitted by: OpenHelix

A quick intro to BioProject. For more information see http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11931

GSC Projects and Activities: GCDML, GRS and M5

submitted by: psterk1

The 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 13). Hosted by BGI and held at Kingkey Palace Hotel, Shenzhen, China, March 4-7, 2012 (http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_13).

Peter Sterk (University of Oxford): GCDML, GRS.
Jared Wilkening (Argonne National Laboratory): M5

Habitat-Lite and the GSC Working Groups

submitted by: psterk1

The 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 13). Hosted by BGI and held at Kingkey Palace Hotel, Shenzhen, China, March 4-7, 2012 (http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_13).

Peter Sterk (University of Oxford)
Habitat-Lite, The GSC MIxS Compliance and Interoperability Group, the GSC Biodiversity Working Group and GSC Membership

GSC Projects and activities: The MIxS family of GSC standards

submitted by: psterk1

The 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 13). Hosted by BGI and held at Kingkey Palace Hotel, Shenzhen, China, March 4-7, 2012 (http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_13).

Peter Sterk (University of Oxford)
GSC Projects and activities: The MIxS family of GSC standards

Open discussion about MIxS standards-related issues

submitted by: psterk1

The 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 13). Hosted by BGI and held at Kingkey Palace Hotel, Shenzhen, China, March 4-7, 2012 (http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_13).

Open discussion about MIxS standards-related issues.