AGBT 2017 Agenda is Here




Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) General Meeting, one of the premiere events focusing on genomic technology, which starts on 13th February, has announced the full agenda for the meeting. The schedule looks exciting and seems to be as usual and here is some of the talks to look forward to. ANDREW ADEY, Oregon […]

AGBT 2016 Link Roundup #AGBT16




AGBT 2016, the four days of genomics fun ended over the last weekend  For the first time, AGBT had designated three official bloggers (James Hadfield, Dale Yuzki, Meredith Salisbury,) blogging during the conference. James Hadfield of CoreGenomics blog was prolific with over 12 blog posts during the conference. Here is a link round-up covering blog posts, slides,  and storified tweets. […]

10X Genomics is on a roll: Chromium System for 3′ single-cell RNA-seq on 48K cells, haplotyping and assembly




The new year has begun with a bang for 10X Genomics, one of the hottest genomics technology company. It all started last year, when 10X Genomics, a stealthy California-based company, made waves with raising $55.5 M with the lofty goal of changing the definition of sequencing. At last year’s AGBT (AGBT 2015) , 10x Genomics […]

Read Until: Real time selective sequencing using Oxford Nanopore MinION




AGBT 2016 is happening now and it has been two years since we heard about the first MinION experiment at AGBT 2014. It has been two years since Oxford Nanopore selected participants for its MinION early access program. And  Oxford Nanopore has come a long way since the last two years. Two very interesting papers […]

AGBT 2016 Schedule is here




Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) Meeting,  one of the most anticipated genomics meetings’ full schedule is available now. This year’s main AGBT conference is from 10th February to 13th February, at JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes Orlando, Florida. (Notice the venue change just for this year).  Starting from this year, AGBT has two meetings one […]