Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Date: Mar 10, 2014. Aureliano Bombarely: Insights into Plant Genome Sequence Assembly

Aureliano Bombarely is a Research Associate at the Doyle Lab in the Plant Biology Department. He was formerly with the Sol Genomics group at BTI. Please see here for recent publications.

Recent developments in genome assembly tools and algorithms will be presented. There will be particular focus on challenges associated with assembling polyploid plant genomes. Methods to assess quality and completeness in order to compare multiple assemblies will also be covered

Date: Mar 10, 2014
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Weill hall, Room 321