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The Quadram Institute joins ELIXIR-UK

We are very pleased to announce that the Quadram Institute (QIB) has become the most recent organisation to join ELIXIR-UK, bringing our total number of member organisations to 20. You can view the full list of member organisations here. QIB…

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Towards better findability: Bioschemas meets Schema.org

Schema.org has included five Bioschemas types for representing life sciences data in their latest release. It includes types for providing high-level descriptions of genes, proteins, molecular entities, chemical substances and taxons. Schema.org is an international community effort, with Google, Microsoft,…

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Call for ELIXIR-UK Services now open

The 2021 call for new ELIXIR-UK services is now open. Visit this webpage to find out more and to access the Expression of Interest. Deadline to apply: 30 July 2021. The ELIXIR-UK services span four of the five ELIXIR platforms:…

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Galaxy Europe monitor COG-UK Covid-19 genomic data

Galaxy Europe has started to monitor COG-UK data. COG-UK is the COVID-19 Genomics UK Consortium, which was set up in 2020 in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.  The consortium sequences SARS-CoV-2 genomes, providing vital information on the transmission and tracking…

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Second ELIXIR-UK Hackathon

14 – 16 April 2021, 10am – 1pm each day, Online After the success of the last event, ELIXIR-UK is holding a second Hackathon where we will work on collaborations around ELIXIR-UK services and projects. The event will be virtual…

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ELIXIR-UK 2020 Highlights

As 2020 draws to a close it is time to look back on all the achievements of ELIXIR-UK and its members, and the progress we made this year. It has been a strange time, with the COVID-19 pandemic changing the…

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