GSC 9: Welcome to JCVI by Karen Nelson and Barbara Methe

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9th Genomic Standards Consortium Workshop held at JCVI, Rockville, MD, USA April 28-30, 2010.
Welcome to JCVI by Karen Nelson.
Presentation by Barbara Methe: The Application of Standards to the NIH Roadmap Human Microbiome Project (HMP

The GSC's Research Coordination Network (RCN4GSC)

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9th Genomic Standards Consortium Workshop held at JCVI, Rockville, MD, USA April 28-30, 2010.
Update of RCN4GSC.

Detlef Wiegel at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Detlef Wiegel from the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology on "Next-generation genetics in plants: Evolutionary tradeoffs, immunity and speciation" on March 25, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.

GenePRIMP: A tool for improving microbial gene prediction quality

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Amrita Pati of the DOE Joint Genome Institute's Genome Biology group describes the software tool GenePRIMP and how it fits into the quality control pipeline for microbial genomics. Further details regarding GenePRIMP appear in a paper published online May 2, 2010 in Nature Methods.

Uffe Hellsten on the first frog genome, X. tropicalis

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DOE JGI's Uffe Hellsten, first author of the April 30, 2010 Science publication about the first amphibian genome to be sequenced, talks about the importance of the African clawed frog.

Joseph Noel at 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Joseph Noel from the Salk Institute on "Metabolic Noise, Vestigial Metabolites or the Raw Material of Ecological Adaptation? Enzymes, Catalytic Promiscuity and the Evolution of Chemodiversity in Nature" on March 26, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.

Steve Savage at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Steve Savage from Cirrus Partners on "Three Non-Technical Challenges in the Development of Biomass-based Energy" on March 25, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.

Steve Moose at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Steve Moose from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Energy Biosciences Institute on "Tackling the Triple-Threat Genome of Miscanthus x giganteus" on March 25, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.

Victoria Orphan at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Victoria Orphan from Caltech discusses "Patterns of nitrogen utilization in deep-sea syntrophic consortia" on March 25, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.

Madhu Khanna at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Madhu Khanna from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Energy Biosciences Institute on "Competitiveness of Second Generation Biofuel Feedstocks: Role of Technology and Policy" on March 25, 2010 at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting.