Extra extra extra: Ensembl workshop at the ‘Rat Genomics and models’ conference!

Extra extra extra: Ensembl workshop at the ‘Rat Genomics and models’ conference!

Are you a rat person, i.e. do you work on rat? Are you joining the 9th Rat Genomics and Models conference in December? Could you spare another day after the meeting before heading back home? If so, this post is for Continue reading Extra extra extra: Ensembl workshop at the ‘Rat Genomics and models’ conference!

‘Can I host an Ensembl API workshop’? Yes, you can!

'Can I host an Ensembl API workshop'? Yes, you can!

If you are working on large sets of genomic data or carrying out detailed and complex bioinformatic analyses, keep on reading. Do any of the following thoughts ring a bell for you? I’d love to fetch protein coding genes from Continue reading ‘Can I host an Ensembl API workshop’? Yes, you can!

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 GRC Assembly Workshop at Genome Informatics

Ensembl gene annotation workshop

Ensembl gene annotation workshop

Do you want to annotate genes and transcripts of your favourite genome? Will you be in Cambridge (UK) for the Genome Informatics 2014 meeting? Have you worked with the Unix command line? If your answer is yes to any of Continue reading Ensembl gene annotation workshop

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 Ensembl workshop at the Avian Model Systems meeting

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 Cancer Researchers bring Ensembl to London