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IWGSC Newsletter – May to August 2019

Published: 09/20/2019 09:13 pm

Welcome to the IWGSC newsletter No2/2019

Call for Abstracts for IWGSC main workshop speakers at PAG 2020

Published: 09/09/2019 05:43 pm

Abstracts for talks are now being accepted by the IWGSC for individuals who would like to present his/her work at the primary IWGSC workshop that will be held at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference XXVIII on Saturday, 11 January 2020, from 8:00-10:10 am.

Deadline: 17 September 2019

Call for IWGSC Early Career speaker travel award

Published: 08/01/2019 04:59 pm

Nominations are now being accepted for the prestigious IWGSC Early Career and speaker travel award for the primary IWGSC workshop that will be held at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference XXVIII in January 2020 .

Deadline: Friday 6 September

IWGSC RefSeq v2.0 now available at URGI

Published: 07/25/2019 06:15 pm

The International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium is pleased to announce that version 2 of the reference sequence of bread wheat, IWGSC RefSeq v2.0, is now available at the IWGSC data repository hosted by URGI-INRA .

BASF Joins the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium

Published: 07/22/2019 03:00 pm

Joint News Release

Lee’s Summit, Missouri, U.S. and Limburgerhof, Germany, 22 July 2019

The International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) is pleased to announce that BASF has joined the organization as a sponsoring partner.

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BASF Joins the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium

Published: 07/22/2019 03:00 pm

Joint News Release

Lee’s Summit, Missouri, U.S. and Limburgerhof, Germany, 22 July 2019

The International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) is pleased to announce that BASF has joined the organization as a sponsoring partner.

Arbor Biosciences Partners with Curio Genomics for Analysis of IWGSC Wheat Exome

Published: 07/16/2019 03:35 pm

Arbor Biosciences, a division of Chiral Technologies, Inc and worldwide leader in next generation sequencing (NGS) target enrichment, announces a partnership with Curio Genomics for bioinformatics analysis of the wheat genome. Arbor has an ongoing collaboration with the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC), an international organization dedicated to developing a gold-standard reference genome for bread wheat cv. Chinese Spring, to provide IWGSC members with a standardized exome panel for research and development. Adding the Curio Genomics strategic partnership allows Arbor Biosciences to harness the power of the Curio Genomics platform in an end-to-end solution, from DNA to variant analysis, for wheat exome sequencing through their myReads(R) NGS services division.

Arbor Biosciences and the IWGSC Partner on Wheat Exome

Published: 01/14/2019 03:00 pm

Arbor Biosciences, a worldwide leader in next generation sequencing (NGS) target enrichment and synthetic biology, announces their partnership with the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC), an international organization dedicated to developing a gold-standard reference genome for bread wheat cv. Chinese Spring. This strategic partnership will provide IWGSC members with a standardized exome panel for research and development as well as expand Arbor’s collaboratively developed myBaits(R) Expert panels in agrigenomics.

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