Come and talk to WormBase staff at the IWM 2019!

It’s that year again when worm breeders and worm lovers will be at UCLA from June 20th-24th for the International Worm Meeting. WormBase will be there in full force and will participate in several events–talks, workshops and booths. WormBase staff will be at our booth during the poster sessions in Pauley Pavilion, come talk to us and feel free to ask any questions related to data and data querying and give us your suggestions and comments. Also, take the opportunity to visit the microPublication booth and find out how to micropublish your results. WormBase related events at IWM 2019 include–

  • Thursday June 20th
    -2.30 pm-5.30pm, Northwest Auditorium:  Workshop, 4th Parasitic Nematodes: Bridging the Divide Workshop.
    -9.59 pm: At Plenary Session 1, WormBase 2019: using Artificial and Real Intelligence. Paul Sternberg, California Inst of Technology.
  • Friday, June 21st and Saturday, June 22nd
    -7.30 pm-10.30 pm, Pauley Pavilion: WormBase booth, open for questions, comments, suggestions.                                 
    -7.30 pm-10.30 pm, Pauley Pavilion: microPublication booth, come by to learn about micropublishing.
  • Saturday June 22nd
    -07:30 am-08:30 am, DeNeve Private Dining Room: microPublication Biology: How to Publish your Single Experimental Findings
    -1:00 pm-2.30 pm: Workshop, Wormbase 2019:Data, Tools, and Community Curation
  • Sunday June 23rd
    -3:00 pm-6:00 pm, Pauley Pavilion: WormBase booth, open for questions, comments, suggestions.                                 
    -3:00 pm-6:00 pm, Pauley Pavilion: microPublication booth, come by to learn about micropublishing.

Important Dates for the 22nd International C. elegans Conference

The abstract submission deadline for the 22nd International C. elegans Conference is March 28th!

The conference will be held June 20-24, 2019 at UCLA.

For more information visit the conference website.

Abstract Submission
Deadline: March 28
Submit an abstract

Registration
Discounted early registration: April 30
Discounted advance registration: May 1 – June 17
Register for the conference

Housing Reservations
Deadline: May 15
Make a housing reservation

Save the date: Annual French C. elegans Meeting

The 21st edition of Ver Midi will be held at the CIML, Marseille on Friday 26th January 2018, with Henrik Bringmann as invited speaker. It will be preceded by a workshop on high-throughput methods on the 25th, sponsored by Union Biometrica and TECAN.

The website for registration will open in November.

Please contact the organisers, Nathalie Pujol, Jonathan Ewbank or Vincent Bertrand if you wish to be added to the Ver Midi mailing list.

WormBase Workshop presentation slides at IWM 2017 available

WormBase hosted a workshop at the recently concluded International Worm Meeting at UCLA, which included presentations on community curation, Micropublications and the demonstration of tools for simple queries, data mining and data visualization. The slides for these presentations are available here.  The slides are also available from the WormBase FTP site.