In this presentation I introduce iAnn, an open source community-driven platform for dissemination of life science events, such as courses, conferences and workshops. This presentation was given at the GMOD workshop in Cambridge on April 6th, 2013.
The iAnn project with its official website and services is now formally launched as of January 2012. iAnn is a collaborative environment for curation of scientific announcements. iAnn is a standard platform providing software, services and an in-house editor to annotate and disseminate announcement data into a network […]
Wouldn’t it be nice if the event you are trying to promote needed to be posted only once? What if there was a central repository for dissemination of announcements that was accessible and permanently up-to-date? Wouldn’t it be great if your blog or website could show relevant professional […]
Users of the highy popular OMIM database (On-Line Mendelian Inheritance in Human)  may have noticed that NCBI  is not providing further funds to sustain OMIM’s development. One of the reasons for halting the funding may have to do with curation work not deemed worthy of funds. […]