The Xfam team in Cambridge is advertising an open curator position. Join the Xfam team, see the world! At least some of the best parts of it: Cambridge UK, Stockholm Sweden, and our beautiful, secluded, mysterious Janelia Farm on the banks of the Potomac River near Washington DC.
The National Academy of Sciences has just released the report Sequence-Based Classification of Select Agents: A Brighter Line. A committee of 13 of us, chaired by Jim LeDuc (Director, Galveston National Laboratory, University of Texas Medical Branch) and cat-herded by India Hook-Barnard (NAS), has been working on this report for the past year or so. It’s good to see it done. There is an NAS press release, and Nature and Science, among others, have already picked up the story.
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