Gene Robinson of the University of Illinois on "Evolutionary Genomic Analyses of Insect Society: Eat, Drink and Be Scary" at the

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Gene Robinson of the University of Illinois on "Genomic and Systems Biology Analyses of Social Behavior" at the 6th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 23, 2011.

Gerry Tuskan at the 2011 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Gerry Tuskan of Oak Ridge National Laboratory on "Resequencing in Populus: Towards Genome Wide Association Genetics" at the 6th annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 23, 2011.

Terry Hazen at the 2011 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Berkeley Lab microbial ecologist Terry Hazen delivers a keynote on "The Gulf Oil Spill: Ecogenomics and Ecoresilience" at the 6th Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 22, 2011.
Dr. Hazen will also be speaking about the Gulf oil spill as part of the JGI Science @ the Lesher series on the carbon cycle on May 9, 2011. More details at http://bit.ly/h0A14p

Tip of the Week: MetaPhOrs, orthology & paralogy prediction

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A tip of the week on MetaPhOrs, a orthology and paralogy prediction database. For more information see the write up at: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7707

Unraveling the mysteries of Kawasaki disease using the genetics/genomics tool box

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Speaker: Jane C. Burns, MD, UCSD Division of Allergy and Immunology

Tip of the Week: Encyclopedia of Life

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A brief reintroduction to the Encyclopedia of Life. See http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7491 for more information about EoL and other life tree databases.

Tip of the Week: SNPTips and viewing your personal genomic data

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A tip of the week on using SNPTips to view your 23andme data. For more information about the tool see http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7162

Tip of the Week: SIFT: Sorting Intolerant (SNPs) From Tolerant

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Today's Tip of the Week is a quick intro to SIFT, find more information at: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7098

Tip of the Week: PolyPhen

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This week's tip is on PolyPhen, a predictor of nonsynonymous SNP impacts on protein functions. For more information about PolyPhen and SNP functional prediction see the blog post: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=6867

Tip of the Week: Twitter in Bioinformatics

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A quick view of my strategy for using Twitter to get useful information in this field. http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=6591 See my blog post for additional details.