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 […]

Craig Venter’s Talk at AGBT 2015

Craig Venter gave a talk at AGBT 2015 at PacBio workshop and PacBio live streamed the workshop on it blog http://blog.pacificbiosciences.com/. Here is storifoed tweets from Craig Venter’s talk. [View the story “Craig Venter’s Talk at #AGBT15” on Storify]

AGBT 2015 Starts Today- A Preview

AGBT 2015, one of the biggest genomics conferences starts today. The four-day event at the usual Marco Island covers a variety of genomics topics including Genomic Technologies, Clinical Genomics, Evolutionary Genomics, and Transcriptomics. It is not an exaggeration to say that the expectations from the last few AGBT years has been mostly about Oxford Nanopore, with […]

NGS in Critical Care: A Feel Good Story

Joe DeRisi from UCSF gave a talk at AGBT 2014 on the use of Next-Gen Sequencing technology in critical care as an example.  It is a great story, but did not get much attention in social media immediately as the talk happened to be on the same day as Oxford Nanopore data talk by David […]

AGBT 2014 Link Roundup

The much anticipated AGBT 2014 event is over. One of the highlights of this year’s AGBT is that one could see a glimpse of Oxford Nanopore data. In addition, Oxford Nanopore announced the lucky researchers who will get their hands on MinION sequencers soon through its first wave of early access program. At AGBT, as […]