NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – GenomeWeb recently surveyed its readers about the best conferences for researchers and found that one conference in particular, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's Biology of Genomes meeting, gained high marks across the board.

Other conferences also favored by our readers included the annual meetings put on by the American Association for Cancer Research and the American Society of Human Genetics. But Biology of Genomes was top-ranked for its "bang-for-the-buck," speaker quality, networking opportunities, and more.

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