Welcome and background of GSC 12

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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 ). Dawn Field, "The Genomic Standards Consortium" Pelin Yilmaz, "MIxS and Compliance Working Group" Pier Luigi Buttigieg, "EnvO and Ontologies" Wim de Smet, "Genomic Rosetta Stone" Renzo Kottmann, "GCDML and Developer Working Group" Jeff Grethe, "M5" Robert Robbins, "GSC Biodiversity...

GENECAPP Approach

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Brief description of GENECAPP procedure

WIsconsin CEGS Idea

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The Wisconsin Center of Excellence in Genomics Science

Tip of the Week: SNPxGE2, SNP-coexpression associations

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This tip of the week introduces SNPxGE2, a SNP-coexpression association database. See more here:http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11050

Tip of the Week: eggNOG, orthologous genes

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A 5 minute tip on eggNOG, database of orthologous genes. Check out our blog post for more information: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=10634

MICW - High-performance Computing: Brooklin Gore

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Morgridge Institute for Research's Brooklin Gore on "High Throughput Computing Impact on Meta Genomics" at the Metagenomics Informatics Challenges Workshop held at the DOE JGI on October 12-13, 2011.

MICW - High-performance Computing: Zhong Wang and Shane Canon

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DOE JGI's Zhong Wang, chair of the High-performance Computing session, gives a brief introduction before Berkeley Lab's Shane Canon talks about "Exploiting HPC Platforms for Metagenomics: Challenges and Opportunities" at the Metagenomics Informatics Challenges Workshop held at the DOE JGI on October 12-13, 2011.

MICW - Metagenome Data Integration, Data Storage and Retrieval: Owen White

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University of Maryland's Owen White on "Metagenome Data Integration, Data Storage and Retrieval" at the Metagenomics Informatics Challenges Workshop held at the DOE JGI on October 12-13, 2011.

MICW - Metagenome Data Integration, Data Storage and Retrieval: Guy Cochrane

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EMBL-EBI's Guy Cochrane on "A Collaborative Ecosystem Model for Metagenomics Data Preservation" at the Metagenomics Informatics Challenges Workshop held at the DOE JGI on October 12-13, 2011.

MICW - Metagenome Data Integration, Data Storage and Retrieval: Johannes Goll

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JCVI's Johannes Goll on "Using Solr/Lucene for Large-Scale Metagenomics Data Retrieval and Analysis" at the Metagenomics Informatics Challenges Workshop held at the DOE JGI on October 12-13, 2011.