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Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Genome Sequencing and Annotation Symposium

The UF Computational Biology Initiative is pleased to announce

Genome Sequencing and Annotation.

a two-day symposium focusing on the computational and analytical
challenges involved in the sequencing and annotation of genomes, and
on their impact on biological and biomedical research. The symposium
will take place on April 12th and 13th 2012, in the main auditorium of
the Cancer Genetics Research Center at the University of Florida.


John Quackenbush, Harvard School of Public Health (keynote)
Srinivas Aluru, Iowa State University
Steven Jones, University of British Columbia
Matias Kirst, University of Florida
Ian Korf, UC Davis Genome Center
Eric Lyons, University of Arizona
Leonid Moroz, University of Florida

See the following website for more information on the symposium and to
register for it:


Note that registration is required, but attendance is free.
URL: http://compbio.ufl.edu/symposium/

Contact Person: Alberto Riva (ariva@ufl.edu)