Argonne Activities at SC12

Genomic Standards Consortium (GSC) 5th Workshop – slides

Further to the 5th Genomic Standards Consortium (GSC) workshop, slides are available to download from the GSC wiki: agenda and presentations

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First Genome Comparison of Plankton Species

From a news release (April 30, 2007) describing research by an international team of scientists led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego and the Department of Energy’s Joint Genome Institute: The international team’s work, published in the

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The Macaque Genome

The rhesus macaque monkey (Macaca mulatta) genome was described in the 13th April issue of Science Magazine. Genome report for Macaca mulatta: http://darwin.nox.ac.uk/gsc/ gcat/report/002485_GCAT/html Genome wiki page: http://darwin.nerc-oxford.ac.uk/gc_wiki/index.php/ /gcat/report/002485_GCAT/html Genome mashup for macaque genome: http://darwin.nox.ac.uk/gsc/gcat /mashup?query=macaque%20genome,  returned the following three

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The first four GCat identifiers to appear in print

The first four GCat identifiers to appear in print are now online in PloS Biology in a description of four viral metagenomes: The Marine Viromes of Four Oceanic Regions Florent E. Angly, Ben Felts, Mya Breitbart, Peter Salamon, Robert A.

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Natalia Maltsev talk on Grid-based Integrated Bioinformatics Systems for High Throughput

Natalia Maltsev, a member of the GSC working groups, gives a presentation at Google Tech on Grid-based Integrated Bioinformatics Systems for High Throughput: http://video.google.co.uk/videoplay?docid=86918197086997488 Home page for Natalia Maltsev Further information on the Genomic Standards Consortium at http://gensc.sf.net

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