Uncovering the plant virome: problems and solutions

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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).

Ulrich Melcher (Oklahoma State University, USA).
Uncovering the plant virome: problems and solutions.

Clinical metagenomics for diagnosis and discovery of viral pathogens

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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).

Charles Chiu (UCSF, USA).
Clinical metagenomics for diagnosis and discovery of viral pathogens.

The BGI Plant Reference Genomes Project

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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).

Xun Xu (BGI Shenzhen, China).
The BGI Plant Reference Genomes Project.

Rice reference genome assembly and database services in Japan

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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).

Takeshi Itoh (National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences , Japan).
Rice reference genome assembly and database services in Japan.

Genome assembly and functional study of oyster

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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).

Xiaodong Fang (BGI Shenzhen, China).
Genome assembly and functional study of oyster.

Sequencing, Sequencing and Sequencing

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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).

Jun Wang (BGI Shenzhen).
Sequencing, Sequencing and Sequencing.

Introduction to the Genomic Standards Consortium

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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).

Dawn Field (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, UK).
Introduction to the Genomic Standards Consortium

The role of contextual data in making sense of genomes and metagenomes

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Description: 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 ). Theme: From Genomes to Interactions to Communities to Models Keynote Talk. Rita Colwell (University of Maryland, USA). The role of contextual data in making sense of genomes and metagenomes.

Video tip of the week: Highlights [heh] of the Cannabis browser

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An introduction to the Cannabis genome browser. For the paper and links, visit http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11320 .

Tip of the Week: eGIFT, extracting gene information from text

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This week's tip is on eGIFT, a tool that allows you to extract information from text. For more information, check out the post at http://blog.openhelix.eu/wp-admin/post.php?post=11293