News from 2017

Video Tutorials: Data in KBase

New video tutorials that explain how to find, upload and manage data in KBase are now available on our YouTube channel: The first short video discusses how to search for data that’s already in KBase and add it to your Narrative for analysis, as well as how to upload data from your computer. The second […]

Third Annual KBase User Meeting (March 21, 2017)

The third annual KBase User Meeting will include talks on the objectives of KBase, discussions about the science that can be accomplished using KBase, interactive tutorials, and opportunities for attendees to ask questions and offer feedback and suggestions. The workshop will be held Tuesday, March 21, from 9am-3pm, in conjunction with the DOE Joint Genome […]

KBase at the 2017 DOE Genomic Science Annual Contractors Meeting

KBase will host three events for attendees at the invitation-only 2017 DOE Genomic Science Annual Contractors Meeting scheduled for February 5-8: A Software Development Kit (SDK) Workshop, Tutorial Presentations, and the KBase Experience Hands-On Session. The KBase Software Development Kit (SDK) Workshop is Monday Feb 6 9am-5pm in the Potomac V room.  The session will […]

PAG 2017

KBase staff demonstrated new analysis tools and highlighted research accomplishments at the 2017 Plant and Animal Genome Conference (PAG) in San Diego from Jan. 14-18 ( . The “Plant Science at the JGI and KBase” workshop featured seven presentations showcasing work done by DOE Joint Genome Institute (JGI) and KBase scientists and collaborators to advance plant science for bioenergy and environmental […]

KBase paper preprint available

The first paper about KBase is now available as a preprint on bioRxiv ( The paper describes both the underlying structure and components of KBase and the way it can be used by researchers to perform large-scale systems biology analyses and share their data, results and conclusions. To illustrate how KBase facilitates collaborative research, the […]