Forest Rohwer: Microbes of the ocean, coral reefs and the human lung (MWV63)

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
In episode 63 of MicrobeWorld Video, Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Forest Rohwer Ph.D., Professor of Biology, San Diego State University, about his research on the microbes of the ocean, coral reefs and the human lung. This episode was filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Vancouver, Canada on February 18th, 2012. Viruses make up a large portion of the world's oceans, with over ten million per milliliter of seawater. Rohwer's interest in better...

Paul Keim (Northern Arizona University) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting

submitted by: JGI

Paul Keim on "Plague: A Highly Fit Clonal Pathogen Emerges and Shapes Human History" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Molecular & biological characterization of Cucurbit Aphid-Born Yellows Virus (CABYV) causing the Namamarako Syndrome in ampalaya

submitted by: UP Los Baños

A report on the project aimed to (1) collect and isolate different CABYV isolates from major ampalaya production areas; (2) characterize the different isolates using biological and molecular methods; and (3) determine the genetic variation of CABYV, the causal pathogen of NMK disease of ampalaya in the Philippines.

Dr. Lolita M. Dolores
University Researcher
Crop Science Cluster
College of Agriculture
University of the Philippines Los Baños

Joann Mudge on "Phytopthora capsici"

submitted by: JGI

Joann Mudge of the NCGR discusses the genome assembly of a polymorphic organism on June 3, 2010 at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM.

Rita Colwell's keynote address at the 2010 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Rita Colwell, recipient of the 2010 Stockholm Water Prize, delivers the closing keynote at the 5th Annual DOE JGI User Meeting on March 26, 2010.

M. Sofi Ibrahim on "Whole-Genome Resequencing"

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M. Sofi Ibrahim of the United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases discusses viral hemorrhagic fevers at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM on May 27, 2009.

Darren Grafham on "Sequencing and Finishing Pooled BAC clones with New Sequencing Technologies"

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Darren Grafham of the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute speaks at the "Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future" meeting in Santa Fe, NM on May 27, 2009.