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NCBI Announcements

  • Enterococci: From commensals to leading causes of drug resistant infection on Bookshelf

    Apr 15, 2014

    “Enterococci: From commensals to leading causes of drug resistant infection” (Michael S Gilmore, Don B Clewell, Yasuyoshi Ike, and Nathan Shankar, editors; Boston: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary; 2014), a comprehensive text aiming to advance the understanding of Enterococci is free to access on the NCBI Bookshelf. This book has been compiled from peer-reviewed content contributed by leaders in the Enterococcus research community, and will be regularly updated on the Bookshelf.

  • CCDS release 16 for mouse now public in Gene

    Apr 14, 2014

    The Consensus Coding Sequence (CCDS) update for Mus musculus annotation release 104 released last week is now reflected in Gene. This update adds 803 new CCDS IDs and 97 genes into the mouse CCDS set. CCDS release 16 includes a total of 23,880 CCDS IDs that correspond to 20,079 GeneIDs. For more information, visit the CCDS homepage.

  • New on the Bookshelf: The Art and Politics of Science, a memoir by Dr. Harold Varmus

    Apr 10, 2014

    Dr. Harold Varmus’s memoir, The Art and Politics of Science (W.W. Norton and Company, New York; 2009), is now freely available on the NCBI Bookshelf.

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