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Manuel Spannagl is Senior Scientist and Deputy Group Leader in the Plant Genome and Systems Biology (PGSB) group of Klaus Mayer at the Helmholtz Zentrum M√ľnchen in Germany. PGSB (formerly MIPS) has been engaged in the development of plant genome bioinformatics for over 15 years and has generated annotation for many plant genomes.

Manuel joined the IWGSC in 2008 and has been involved in the IWGSC survey sequence and the reference sequence projects.

Read his interview here .