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NCBI will be Presenting and Exhibiting at ASHG 2012

Monday, November 5, 2012

NCBI will be Presenting and Exhibiting at ASHG 2012

Monday, November 5, 2012

NCBI Staff members will present, display posters, run a workshop and exhibit at the ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting in the Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA which takes place from Tuesday, November 6th through Saturday, November 10th, 2012.

Wednesday, November 7 through Friday, November 9, 2012 from 10am-4:30pm:

  • Come visit us at the NCBI Booth (#224) in the Exhibit Hall, Lower Level South
  • NCBI staff will be available to answer questions, listen to your suggestions, and offer live demonstrations with NCBI tools and databases.

Presentations on Tuesday, November 6, 2012

  • 9-9:15am: "Managing information about human phenotype at NCBI" in the "Getting Ready for The Human Phenome Project" Satellite Meeting - San Francisco Marriott Marquis, Section 7, Yerba Buena Ballroom, Lower Level B2
  • 1-4pm: "Getting the Most from the Human Genome: Understanding Updates and Improvements in the Reference Assembly" in the "Genome Reference Consortium Workshop" Moscone Center, Room: 236/238, East Mezzanine Level South

Workshop on Wednesday, November 7, 2012

  • 12:15-2:15pm: " Workshop: Discovering Biological Data at NCBI" in the Moscone Center, Room: 304/306, Esplanade Level South
  • This workshop provides an introduction to using the Entrez system to perform searches and find related data starting with a list of reviewed human genes. Specific tasks covered include finding reference sequences, mapping variations, identifying homologous genes, exploring expression studies, and using MyNCBI to save searches and manage data.

Presentations on Saturday, November 10, 2012

  • 9:40-11:40am: " Improving the accuracy of variant identification" & "Introducing ClinVar" in the "Centralizing the Deposition and Curation of Human Mutations" Section, Moscone Center, Room: 132, Lower Level North

For the full list of NCBI's events, see the "NCBI at ASHG 2012" Schedule page.

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