As part of this years BioCuration 2016 event in Geneva we are launching an annotation competition: the Giga-Curation Challenge.
Latest posts by Scott Edmunds (see all)
- Encouraging community curation through competition - 4th February 2016
- Crossing the Genome Finishing Line – News from our Optical Mapping Series - 28th January 2016
- Community Genomes on GigaTV - 10th December 2015
OPTIMising Genome Assembly This month brings new additions to our exciting and on-going Optical Mapping series. Outside of a handful of key genomes, due to… Read more »
GigaScience helped organise the Community Genomes track covering crowdfunding and citizen use of genomics data at the 10th International Conference on Genomics… Read more »
After a solid year of behind-the-scenes efforts, the latest version of our GigaDB database rolled out last month. While superficially it may not look that… Read more »
‘Big Data’ is becoming increasingly ubiquitous in our lives, and we at GigaScience are big fans of approaches democratizing its utility through crowdfunding… Read more »
Q&A with Jannes Landschoff, first author on our latest Data Note presenting 100GB of high-resolution 3D data from live-bearing brittle stars. Jannes tells… Read more »
GigaBlog covers human genomic data, from the ASHG meeting in Baltimore to our "Hacking the human genome" event in Hong Kong.
That Was The Review Week That Was If you’ve seen the #peerrevwk15 hashtag on social media, you may have noticed this week is the first ever Peer Review Week.… Read more »
What does Neuroinformatics and The Great Barrier Reef have in Common? Both are faced with challenges and comprise of beautiful colourful entities that should be… Read more »
With greater awareness in the difficulties in making scientific research more reproducible, numerous technical fixes are being suggested to move publishing away… Read more »