KBase: The Department of Energy Systems Biology Knowledgebase

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.


IRIS will be retired May 18, 2015

IRIS, KBase’s web-based command-line interface, will be decommissioned on May 18, 2015.  KBase has transitioned to a new user interface, the Narrative Interface.  You are encouraged to transfer any work you have been doing in IRIS to the Narrative Interface before May 18. However, depending on which features of IRIS you use, there may not be […]

First Annual KBase User Meeting: Tuesday, March, 24, 2015

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.

Schatz wins Sloan Foundation Fellowship

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). […]

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in New Orleans, LA
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in Minneapolis, MN USA
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