Monthly Archives: June 2015

M2B3 Standard Published

The M2B3 Reporting Standard has been published in the SIGS Journal. The M2B3 standard describes minimal mandatory and recommended contextual information for a marine microbial sample obtained in the epipelagic zone, includes meaningful information for researchers in the oceanographic, biodiversity and

Posted in Data Standards, MicroB3, Publications

Ocean Sampling Day 2015

Ocean Sampling Day (OSD) was successfully completed for the second time! OSD is a simultaneous global mega-sequencing campaign aiming to generate the largest standardized microbial data set in a single day. An OSD Consortium paper has just been published in

Posted in MicroB3, Sequencing

GSC at the Microbes in the City meeting

Lynn Schriml will be presenting “MIxS-BE”, and Jack Gilbert will be presenting “The Built Environment Microbiome: Health and Disease” at Microbes in the City meeting on June 19th, 2015

Posted in Meeting