A look back at 2016 for BioGPS

BioGPS opened 2016 with a publication in Nucleic Acids Research, right after the New Year holiday. Throughout the year, new designs for the site were being created, reviewed, adjusted, reviewed, adjusted, and more review/adjustments in anticipation of a site redesign for 2017. A Plugin registration Blitz was held in March and April; followed by a Plugin Review Blitz in May. The BioGPS spotlight...
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2016 – A busy year for Gene Wiki and WikiData

I knew it! Last year, I struggled with the year-end post for the Gene Wiki/WikiData (AKA the Gene WikiData) project because the Gene WikiData team was incredibly active. I learned my lesson, and attempted to better track their activity earlier this year with a running tally. Still, the Gene WikiData team was so productive, I still had trouble keeping up with everything they did! They’ve...
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Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing manuscripts due in two weeks

The 2015 Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing will be held from Jan 4-8 on Kohala Coast in Hawaii! Andrew and Ben (together with collaborators Robert and Zhiyong at NCBI) are organizing the session on Crowdsourcing and Mining Crowd Data. For the session to be remotely decent, they need manuscript submissions. Submissions will be vigorously peer-reviewed and accepted papers will be published in an...
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Less than 30 days left to get your papers in for the Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing

The 2015 Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing will be held from Jan 4-8 on Kohala Coast in Hawaii! Andrew and Ben (together with collaborators Robert and Zhiyong at NCBI) are organizing the session on Crowdsourcing and Mining Crowd Data. For the session to be remotely decent, they need manuscript submissions. Submissions will be vigorously peer-reviewed and accepted papers will be published in an...
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Publication review 2011

As the end of 2011 was a busy time grant-writing, I didn’t get an opportunity to highlight several recent publications that came out from our lab. Better late than never: Hu Y, Galkin AV, Wu C, Reddy V, Su AI (2011) CAFET Algorithm Reveals Wnt/PCP Signature in Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma.PLoS ONE 6(10): e25807. (Full text) This paper described CAFET, a novel algorithm for enrichment-based...
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Scientific Games in Genome Biology

Happy New year everyone! In case you are looking for some inspirational reading to start off 2012, Andrew and I wrote a Research Highlight for Genome Biology on Games With a Scientific Purpose.  Kudos to Andrew for convincing them to make it open access so you can actually read it... Research highlight      Games with a scientific purpose Good BM,...
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