Genomic Observatories Metadatabase

Check out the GeOMe repository, great work by our GBWG colleagues! The Genomic Observatories Metadatabase (GeOMe, http://www.geome-db.org/) is an open access repository for geographic and ecological metadata associated with biosamples and genetic data. Whereas public databases have served as vital repositories

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Expanding MIxS Standards to Genomes from Uncultivated Microorganisms

Two new checklists, Minimum information about a single amplified genome (MISAG) and a metagenome-assembled genome (MIMAG) of bacteria and archaea, have just been published in Nature Biotechnology! The checklists were conceived by Tanja Woyke Robert Bowers of JGI. These extensions

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GSC20 Next Year at UCSD

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GSC19 speakers and agenda

GSC19 agenda and speakers are now available: Registration will be open until April, 15 2017: https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1913695 The meeting will take place at the Stamford Plaza, Brisbane, Australia between 15th-17th May, 2017. The theme of the meeting will be Extending Standards

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GSC19 registration now open

We are happy to announce that registration for GSC19 is now open! https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1913695 The meeting will take place at the Stamford Plaza, Brisbane, Australia between 15th-17th May, 2017. The theme of the meeting will be Extending Standards to Viruses and

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GSC19 May14-17 Brisbane

GSC19 workshop website is now online: http://wiki.gensc.org/index.php?title=GSC_19

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GSC19 — Save the date — May 14-17th, 2017 Brisbane, Australia

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GSC18 Final Agenda

Six more days to go until GSC18 in Crete! The final agenda is here: http://wiki.gensc.org/images/d/d8/GSC18_agenda.pdf

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GSC18 registration is closed, see you in Crete!

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GSC18 Agenda and Speakers

GSC18 preparations are continuing full speed! A summary agenda is now made available, following this link: http://wiki.gensc.org/images/d/db/GSC18_summary_agenda.pdf We are also happy to announce that the list of speakers is now complete. During the three-day workshop, we will hear from: Keynote

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