KBase is an open platform for comparative functional genomics and systems biology for microbes, plants and their communities, and for sharing results and methods with other scientists.
The first annual KBase User Meeting will include talks, discussions, and opportunities for hands-on experience. The meeting will be held Tuesday, March, 24, from 9:30 am–5:00 pm, in conjunction with the DOE Joint Genome Institute’s 10th Annual User Meeting (March 23-26), in Walnut Creek, CA.
Quantitative biologist Michael Schatz, a member of KBase’s plant science team, was just awarded an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship in Computational & Evolutionary Molecular Biology. He was recognized for his innovative research in cloud computing and analysis of large biomedical data sets. Schatz is a faculty member at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL). […]
KBase will present in two formats at the invitation-only 2015 DOE Genomic Science Annual Contractors Meeting. On Monday and Tuesday, February 23-24, 2015, from 1:00pm – 7:00pm each day, the KBase Experience Room (Wolf Trap Room) will be available for all attendees to try KBase hands-on. In addition, Prof. Adam Arkin will present a short talk entitled “DOE Systems Biology Knowledgebase (KBase)” during the Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Plenary Session at 10:30am.