Second Announcement: Third International E. coli Genome Meeting
The Third International E. coli Genome Meeting will be held November
4-8, 1994, at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole,
Massachusetts. This Meeting will include invited talks, poster
sessions, and workshops analyzing the E. coli genome at the genetic,
sequence, and structural levels with the goal being to facilitate a
coordinated structure/function analysis of the genome.
Specific topics will include: status reports on large-scale sequence
efforts; genome mapping technologies; applications of sequence
analysis; genome organization, rearrangements; interrelationships and
demonstrations of databases; global regulatory mechanisms; repeated
sequences; evolutionary origin of genes.
Speakers will be: A. Bairoch, M. Berlyn, F. Blattner, M. Borodovsky, A.
Campbell, G.Church, A. Danchin, B. Demple, R. Doolittle, B. Hall, M.
Hofnung, K.Isono, P. Karp, E. Kofoid, C. Kurland, S. Letovsky, R. Milkman,
J.Miller, M. O'Neill, J. Ostell, G. Perriere, M. Riley, R. Robbins, S.
Rosenberg, J. Roth, K. Rudd, R. Schleif, T. Schneider, P. Sharp, R.
Van Bogelen, B. Wanner, G. Weinstock, T. Whittam.
There will be two concurrent sessions of posters and database/software
demonstrations. Poster abstracts or short descriptions of the
database/software you wish to demonstrate should be submitted by
September 26, 1994.
Advance registration is requested; deadline is September 26, 1994.
For registration materials please send your name and address to:
Conference Services, P.O. Box 477, Woods Hole, MA 02543-0477, phone
508-540-6055, fax 508-540-0155, e-mail confserv at mbl.edu
Meeting Organizers: M. Riley (Woods Hole), J. Miller (UCLA), P. Sharp
(Nottingham), P. Karp (SRI), and M. Berlyn (Yale).