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.

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

BioVeL part 1: Presentations

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Description: BioVeL satellite meeting held at The Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany, September 27, 2011 ( http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_12 ). Biodiversity Virtual e-Laboratory (BioVeL) brings together scientists and service providers with the aim to define web services for the the integration of (meta)genomics data into cross-disciplinary analysis of biodiversity data. BioVeL meets the needs of Europe’s Biodiversity Science research community with...

BioVeL part 2: Discussion

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BioVeL satellite meeting held at The Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany, September 27, 2011 ( http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_12 ). Biodiversity Virtual e-Laboratory (BioVeL) brings together scientists and service providers with the aim to define web services for the the integration of (meta)genomics data into cross-disciplinary analysis of biodiversity data. BioVeL meets the needs of Europe’s Biodiversity Science research community with tools for...

GSC 12 Session II: Biodiversity

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The 12th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting (GSC 12), held at The Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany, September 28-30, 2011 ( http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_12 ). Robert Robbins & Neil Davies, "Welcome & Introduction to the session proceedings" Renzo Kottmann, "DwC/MIxS: technical issues + proposed solutions” John Deck, "TDWG meets GBWG" Inigo San Gil, "LTER Use Cases” Peter Dawyndt, "Microbial Earth Catalogue" David Schindel, "CBOL...