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AIBC – India. Biocuration, long days, even longer traffic jams.

- March 26, 2024

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The Annual International Biocuration Conference (AIBC) was held for the first in India, at the Indian Biological Data Centre (IBDC), Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB), Faridabad and co-hosted by the Department of Plant Molecular Biology, University of Delhi South Campus. As usual, GigaDB had representation at the event (see write-ups of many previous meetings here), […]

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Reflect, Enjoy, Do something! Lessons from the International Digital Curation Conference

- March 1, 2024


Kevin Ashley’s (DCC director) closing remark at the IDCC (International Digital Curation Conference) 2024 meeting was “Reflect, Enjoy, Do something!”. Hopefully you will enjoy my doing something. The International Digital Curation Conference meeting in The Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, 19-22 Feb 2024, marks their first in-person meeting for 4 years (and an even longer […]

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BioCuration Behind the Bamboo Curtain

- April 28, 2015

Write up of the ISB Biocuration2015 meeting in Beijing that we attended, and leaving a biocuration legacy in China.

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Big-science goes local: democratization of sequencing demonstrated by the parrot genome

- September 28, 2012

Big-science goes local: read more on the democratization of sequencing demonstrated by the crowdfunded Puerto Rican parrot genome

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The State of the Curation Nation

- April 3, 2012

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State of the Curation Nation: read our write up of the Biocuration 2012 meeting in Washington DC.

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Data Citation December

- December 23, 2011

More on DataCite, Data Citation standards, and the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) in Bristol

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