As the flow of complete genome and metagenome sequences continues to grow thanks to high-throughput sequencing methods, the question of how to organize these growing gold mines of data in a manner that serves the research community at large becomes more pressing. This means it's critical to establish standards among labs from around the world that will help describe the genomes beyond what is usually contained in current genome annotations.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

GenomeWeb Premium gives you:
✔ Full site access
✔ Interest-based email alerts
✔ Access to archives

Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

You may already have institutional access!

Check if I qualify.

Already a GenomeWeb or 360Dx Premium member?
Login Now.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

The New York Times reports that evidence linking trauma in one generation to epigenetic effects that influence subsequent generations may be overstated.

ScienceInsider reports that US National Institutes of Health researchers were told in the fall they could not obtain new human fetal tissue.

In PNAS this week: skin pigmentation evolution among KhoeSan, biomarkers for dengue virus progression, and more.

The New York Times and ProPublica say that many physicians fail to disclose their financial ties when publishing in medical journals.