*Final Meeting Announcement*
Registration and Abstract Submission Deadline: July 1, 2007
2nd International Biocuration Meeting
October 25-28, 2007
Dolce Hayes Mansion, San Jose, California, USA
The goal of this meeting is to provide a forum for curators and developers of
biological databases to discuss their work, promote collaboration, and foster
a sense of community in this important and rapidly growing area of research.
Registration, lodging, and abstract submission are now open.
The abstract submission deadline is July 1, 2007.
Judy Blake, GO
Minoru Kanehisa, KEGG
Helen Berman, PDB
Sequence Annotation and Comparative Genomics
Ontology usage and development
Curation Standards and Best Practices
An updated agenda is available at the meeting web site:
The First Biocuration Meeting was a great success. Don't miss your opportunity to participate in the second meeting!
The meeting organizers would like to thank the Genetics Society of America, the National Science Foundation, the Klaus Tschira Foundation, and Bioneer for their support.
-Saccharomyces and Candida Genome Databases, Stanford University, USA
-dictyBase, Northwestern University, USA
-Center for Information Biology and DNA Data Bank of Japan, National
Institute of Genetics, Japan
-South African National Bioinformatics Institute, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
-Mouse Genome Informatics, USA
-Zebrafish Information Network, University of Oregon, USA
-Scientific Databases and Visualization, EML Research gGmbH, Germany
The Arabidopsis Information Resource, Carnegie Institution, USA
-USDA ARS , MaizeGDB and University of Missouri, USA
Susan St. Pierre
-Flybase, Harvard, USA
-Rat Genome Database, Medical College of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, USA
-The Institute for Genomic Research, USA