Report of the 13th Genomic Standards Consortium Meeting, Shenzhen, China, March 4–7, 2012

Jack A. Gilbert, Yiming Bao, Hui Wang, Susanna-Assunta Sansone, Scott C. Edmunds, Norman Morrison, Folker Meyer, Lynn M. Schriml, Neil Davies, Peter Sterk, Jared Wilkening, George M. Garrity (+5 others)
2012 Standards in Genomic Sciences  
Interactions to Communities to Models, highlighted the role of data standards associated with genomic, metagenomic, and amplicon sequence data and the contextual information associated with the sample. To this end the meeting focused on genomic projects for animals, plants, fungi, and viruses; metagenomic studies in host-microbe interactions; and the dynamics of microbial communities. In addition, the meeting hosted a Genomic Observatories Network session, a Genomic Standards Consortium
more » ... sity working group session, and a Microbiology of the Built Environment session sponsored by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
doi:10.4056/sigs.2876184 pmid:22768370 pmcid:PMC3387801 fatcat:ysflrsim55dmpmrvbch4kxxl5u