Michael Schatz at the 2012 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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Michael Schatz from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory on "Entering the Era of Mega-genomics" at the 7th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 21, 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif.

Shawn Kaeppler at the 2012 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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Shawn Kaeppler from the University of Wisconsin-Madison on "Genomic Analysis of Biofuel Traits in Maize and Switchgrass" at the 7th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 21, 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif.

Adam Arkin at the 2012 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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Adam Arkin from Berkeley Lab on the DOE Systems Biology Knowledgebase (Kbase) at the 7th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 21, 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif.

David Hibbett at the 2012 DOE JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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David Hibbett from Clark University on "Evolutionary Perspectives on Diversity of Lignocellulose Decay Mechanisms in Basidiomycetes" at the 7th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 21, 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif.

GSC Projects and Activities: GCDML, GRS and M5

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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).

Peter Sterk (University of Oxford): GCDML, GRS.
Jared Wilkening (Argonne National Laboratory): M5

Habitat-Lite and the GSC Working Groups

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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).

Peter Sterk (University of Oxford)
Habitat-Lite, The GSC MIxS Compliance and Interoperability Group, the GSC Biodiversity Working Group and GSC Membership

GSC Projects and activities: The MIxS family of GSC standards

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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).

Peter Sterk (University of Oxford)
GSC Projects and activities: The MIxS family of GSC standards

Open discussion about MIxS standards-related issues

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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).

Open discussion about MIxS standards-related issues.

Tip of the Week: TFBS using Mapper

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An intro to Mapper, a database of transcription factor binding sites. For more information, check the blog at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11517

GSC’s eJournal Standards in Genomic Sciences (SIGS)

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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).

George Garrity (Michigan State University, USA).
GSC’s eJournal Standards in Genomic Sciences (SIGS).