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Florimond Desprez

Published: 04/03/2019 12:29 am

Florimond Desprez, a family-owned plant breeding company founded in 1830 and located in northern France has been supporting the IWGSC since 2011. The IWGSC is extremely grateful for its continuous support.

Curtis Pozniak

Published: 02/08/2019 02:08 am

In January 2019, Curtis Pozniak was awarded an IWGSC Outstanding Leadership Award in recognition of his leadership in the completion of the IWGSC RefSeq v 1.0.

Hélène Bergès

Published: 02/08/2019 02:05 am

In January 2019, Hélène Bergès was awarded an IWGSC Outstanding Leadership Award in recognition and appreciation of her leadership in BAC pooling and BAC libraries.

Hirokazu Handa

Published: 02/08/2019 01:58 am

In January 2019, Hirokazu Handa was awarded an IWGSC Outstanding Leadership Award in recognition and appreciation of his consistent support of the IWGSC and his leadership with academia, industry, and funding agencies, especially in Japan.

Francis Quétier

Published: 02/08/2019 01:24 am

In January 2019, Francis Quétier was awarded an IWGSC Outstanding Leadership Award in recognition and appreciation of his leadership and support in obtaining a high quality reference of the bread wheat genome

Alaux presentation, IWGSC Business Meeting, San Diego, 12 January 2019

Published: 01/30/2019 12:22 am

At the IWGSC Business Meeting that took place at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference ( PAG 2019 ) in San Diego, USA, on Saturday 12 January 2019, Michael Alaux (URGI) presented the process to provide updated gene annotations for inclusion in IWGSC RefSeq annotation v2.0.

Enk presentation, IWGSC Business Meeting, San Diego, 12 January 2019

Published: 01/30/2019 12:17 am

Jacob Enk (Arbor Biosciences) presented a status update of the IWGSC Wheat Exome project at the IWGSC Business Meeting that took place at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference ( PAG 2019 ) in San Diego, USA, on Saturday 12 January 2019.

Eversole presentation, IWGSC Business Meeting, San Diego, 12 January 2019

Published: 01/30/2019 12:11 am

IWGSC Executive Director, Kellye Eversole, presented a summary of the 2018 activities and an overview of the IWGSC Phase II activities at the IWGSC Business Meeting that took place at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference ( PAG 2019 ) in San Diego, USA, on Saturday 12 January 2019.

PAG 2019 pictures

Published: 01/25/2019 02:16 am

The IWGSC organized two workshops and held a business meeting at the 2019 PAG Conference in San Diego.

Check out the pictures here on Flickr.

Eversole presentation, San Diego, 11 January 2019

Published: 01/23/2019 06:07 pm

IWGSC Executive Director Kellye Eversole presented the IWGSC pangenome project at the DivSeek roundtable in San Diego (USA) on 11 January 2019.