GRC Assembly Workshop at Genome Informatics

The Genome Reference Consortium (GRC) is a collaboration between the EMBL-EBI, NCBI, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, and Genome Institute at Washington University. They are responsible for maintaining the human, mouse and zebrafish reference genome assemblies that you can see in Ensembl, Continue reading

Ensembl workshop at the Avian Model Systems meeting

Ensembl workshop at the Avian Model Systems meeting

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory will be hosting a winter conference on Avian Model Systems in March this year, and the abstract deadline is fast approaching. Prior to the meeting, the EMBL-EBI and the WTSI will run a two-day workshop Continue reading

Cancer Researchers bring Ensembl to London

Cancer Researchers bring Ensembl to London

Monday morning in London: hustle and bustle of the start of the working week. Packed trains and tube. Huge crowds on their customary way to work. I too (armed with my laptop, a course booklet and a pen) was on my way Continue reading

Automatic gene annotation workshop in Cold Spring Harbor, 29-30th October

Ensembl is holding a workshop titled, ‘Introduction to automatic gene annotation’ aimed at developers. The workshop runs on 29-30th of October 2013 at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York. Registration for this workshop is free, but participants will need to Continue reading