Post tagged: science

Have you looked on Evoldir?

Reflections on the academic job search

For those who don’t know, EvolDir is a worldwide mailing list on evolutionary biology that has been running since approximately forever. Everyone who works even vaguely in the area of evolution subscribes to it. Every day It typically carries several posts on conferences, book announcements, funding opportunities and job …

What works - NGS assemblers

A quick paper review on picking the best assembler

You could spend all day just keeping up with developments in next-generation sequencing. Companies announce new and revolutionary technologies seemingly every month, promising to do more, better and for less. Yet at the same time, it’s difficult to hack your way through the marketing tallk and get hard figures …