The White Paper has been Published!
As many of our members and followers know, the white paper has recently been published by Standards in Genomic Sciences. The paper is titled “Cephalopod Genomics: A Plan of Strategies and Organization, authored by: Caroline B. Albertin, Laure Bonnaud, C. Titus Brown, Wendy J. Crookes-Goodson, Rute R. da Fonseca, Carlo Di Cristo, Brian P. Dilkes, Eric Edsinger-Gonzales, Robert J. Freeman, Jr., Roger T. Hanlon, Kristen M. Koenig, Annie R. Lindgren, Mark Q. Martindale, Patrick Minx, Leonid L. Moroz, Marie-Therese Nödl, Spencer V. Nyholm, Atsushi Ogura, Judit R. Pungor, Joshua J.C. Rosenthal, Erich M. Schwarz, Shuichi Shigeno, Jan M. Strugnell, Tim Wollesen, Guojie Zhang, and Clifton W. Ragsdale.
This white paper discusses the conclusions and recommendations that resulted from the meeting of The Cephalopod Sequencing Consortium (CephSeq Consortium), which was established at the NESCent Catalysis Group Meeting titled “Paths to Cephalopod Genomics- Strategies, Choices, Organization,” which was held in Durham, North Carolina, USA from May 24 through May 27 of 2012. The group of individuals present included cephalopod biologists, neuroscientists, developmental and evolutionary biologists, bioinformaticians, and researchers.
To read the full paper, click here.