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Craig McAnulla

What taxonomy database should I use?

There is no single answer to this question.

I'm not going to attempt a comprehensive review of the various taxonomy databases and their pros and cons here. Instead I'll show some examples of why you might chose a particular database in particular..

Bioinformatics is escaping life sciences and infiltrating everyday life

While the bioinformatics revolution is well under way in life sciences, it is slowly making progress into the consumer sector, with companies now adopting the same approach to improve a range of consumer products. Whether in the fast moving..

Four things every sequence analysis pipeline should do

Titus Brown writes a good blog, and so I am surprised that I didn't spot his December 2011 post on "Four reasons I won't use your sequence analysis pipeline" any earlier than I did. So, somewhat belatedly, here is my response to his excellent set of..

What is bioinformatics?

What is bioinformatics? Where did it come from? What does it do and what is it used for? I decided to try to answer these questions as part of a series of blogs explaining how bioinformatics is applied in different life science sectors: plant and..

Grant awarded for Seabass genome

Singapore's National Research Foundation announced this week that it was awarding a grant to a project entitled "Increasing Singapore’s Food Fish Production Through Aquaculture Genomics R&D" (Principal Investigator: Prof. Laszlo Orban, Temasek..

Survey preliminary results

At the Eagle Genomics Symposium on Tuesday, our Technical Director Will Spooner presented preliminary results from the survey we ran in parallel with the registration process. Will is going to post a full analysis on this blog soon, but for now here..

Symposium Abstract #8 - Matt Wood

This is the last of the abstracts for talks being given at the 1st Eagle Genomics Symposium, "Provisioning Bioinformatics for the Next Decade - are we prepared?". Here we will hear from Matt Wood, Technology Evangelist at Amazon Web Services. AWS..

Symposium Abstract #6 - Ulrike Schoeck

This is the sixth of the abstracts for talks being given at the 1st Eagle Genomics Symposium, "Provisioning Bioinformatics for the Next Decade - are we prepared?". Here we will hear from GATC Biotech's Director of Bioinformatics, Ulrike Schoeck...

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