Monogram Community News

February 3rd, 2016: Latest Monogram Story Online - About Networking!

In our latest Monogram Story, Dr. Burkhard Steuernagel provides valuable insight about the importance of networking in an academic career.

Burkard is a 2015 MECEA winner. If you are a PhD student or early career researcher, consider app ... More...


January 31st, 2016: New Monogram Story - About Networking!

In our latest Monogram Story, Burkhard Steuernagel shares his insight on the importance of networking in science. We hope that you enjoy the post!

Burkhard is a 2015 winner of the Monogram Early Career Excellence Awards (MECEA). These a ... More...


January 5th, 2016: A new assembly of the wheat genome.

A new Whole Genome Shotgun (WGS) assembly of the Chinese Spring reference wheat genome has been completed by The Genome Analysis Centre in Norwich and is now available from a pre-site on the European Bioinformatics Institute EnsemblPlants website (se ... More...


January 5th, 2016: Dr Lee Hickey, keynote speaker at Monogram 2016

We are pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for Monogram 2016 is Dr Lee Hickey from the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation at UQ, Brisbane, Australia.

You can find his bio, more information on the conference ... More...


December 10th, 2015: Scientists create first map of the wheat epigenome

Scientists at the University of Liverpool have carried out the first ever genome-wide survey of heritable molecular changes that regulate gene activity in wheat, in what could become a new tool to improve crop breeding technologies.
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November 12th, 2015: Quite a few Studentships advertised on the monogram web site

Make sure you check out the monogram site as there are four or five studentships advertised which deadline are approaching...
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September 30th, 2015: Key trait screening -

The ability to screen whole or partial populations for disease
resistance or yield has historically been very cost constrained.
By using LGCís genotyping services you can screen more
samples on more SNP markers faster.
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September 29th, 2015: Latest Monogram Story Online!

The team from Rothamsted Research describe the opening of the Field Scanalyser - the sophisticated phenotyping facility which will revolutionise the way crop growth and health are monitored in the field. Check it out online at Monogram! ... More...


July 3rd, 2015: New Monogram Story!

Our 2015 MECEA winner, Katie Baker, gives advice to biologists in our latest blog post:
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July 3rd, 2015: New Monogram Story!

Our 2015 MECEA winner, Katie Baker, gives advice to biologists looking to transition into bioinformatics. Please click the link below for a first-hand account of a biologist-turned-bioinformatician ... More...