Ward Wakeland (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting

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Ward Wakeland on "Genomic architecture of risk loci associated with autoimmunity" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Next-Generation Sequencing Tech Panel at the 2012 DOE JGI SFAF Meeting

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Representatives from several next-generation sequencer manufacturers take part in a panel discussion at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

George Weinstock (Washington University) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting

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George Weinstock, associate director at the Genome Institute at Washington University, delivered the opening keynote "Towards the Perfect Genome Sequence" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Joe Petrosino on "Sequencing, Assembly, and Analysis of Human Microbial Communities"

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Joe Petrosino of Baylor College of Medicine discusses using next generation sequencing technologies to study human microbial communities associated with health and disease on June 4, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Nikos Krypides on "Analysis of metagenomic sequences: from megabases to terabases"

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Nikos Krypides of the DOE Joint Genome Institute discusses metagenomics and the challenge of dealing with terabases of data on June 4, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Patrick Chain on "A meeting perspective and advances in standards"

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Patrick Chain, a DOE JGI scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, looks back on previous SFAF meetings and gives an update on the genome standards first publicly proposed in 2009 on June 4, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Todd Smith on "Increasing the Scale of Deep Sequencing Data Analysis with BioHDF"

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Todd Smith of Geospiza discusses how BioHDF systems can be used with next generation DNA sequencing technologies on June 3, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Trevor Wagner on "Use of Optical Mapping to Aid in Assembly and Finishing of Human Microbiome Genome Projects"

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Trevor Wagner of OpGen, Inc. discusses the use of optical mapping to validate the assembly of HMP genomes on June 3, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Karen Davenport on "LANL Finishing"

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Karen Davenport of Los Alamos National Laboratory discusses a high-throughput next generation genome finishing pipeline on June 3, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Andries van Tonder on "Finishing Using Next Generation Technologies"

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Andries van Tonder of Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute discusses a pipeline for finishing genomes to the gold standard on June 3, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.