Plan to Attend
448 Symposium: Towards Improved Reference Assemblies for Insect Genomes
Thursday, September 29, 2016 09:15 AM – 12:00 PM Convention Center – Room W224 E
09:15 AM – Improving arthropod assemblies: Lessons from the BCM-HGSC i5K pilot.
09:45 AM – Single molecule sequencing-guided improvement of draft assemblies.
10:00 AM – Improving prospects for de novo reference assembly in polymorphic insects.
10:30 AM – Super-scaffolding the fire ant genome and detection of chromosomal rearrangements.
10:45 AM – Canu: A new PacBio and Nanopore assembler for genomes large and small.
11:15 AM – Phylogenomics-inspired method for scaffold co-assembly in multiple genomes.
11:30 AM – Improving Anopheles genomes assemblies using sequencing data and synteny evolution.
11:45 AM – Advanced cytogenetic physical mapping for the development of chromosome-based genome assemblies.