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A Regional Symposium Near You

We are delighted that more and more SEA schools are coming together to host regional SEA symposia. These meetings offer many benefits, including more opportunities for students and faculty to network, collaborate, and present their research. In 2017-2018, at least one fifth of SEA schools participated in a regional symposium.

Attending a Regional Symposium
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Sequencing Information

Once again this year, all "official" (HHMI-supported) SEA-PHAGES sequencing will take place at the University of Pittsburgh. This post contains some basic info about prepping and shipping your DNA samples.

Each SEA-PHAGES school can have two genomes sequenced per Bioinformatics section they are teaching in the year. We recommend that you send at least one ...

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Archiving 2018

Archive tubes and boxes will go out the week of November 5, 2018.  If you have not entered your section data, please do so.  If you have a special need, please let debbie know (djs@pitt.edu).  Please re-familiarize yourself with the archving protocol in the PhageDiscovery Guide of your choice. Remember ...

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GenBank Submissions Oct 5, 2018

The following numbers were assigned:

 

Anjali MK016490
BaboJay MK016491
Bialota MK016492
Cantare MK016493
Filuzino MK016494
Goodman MK016495
IrishSherpFalk MK016496
Johann MK016497
Manda MK016498
Mangethe MK016499
Mendel MK016500
Nebkiss MK016501
Pat3 MK016502
Prithvi MK016503
Whouxphf MK016504

Sequencing Status 2018-19

Below is a live spreadsheet showing the status of SEA-PHAGES sequencing samples for the 2018-19 academic year. Generally, only samples in the "priority" queue will be listed, and it may take a few days after receipt of samples for them to appear.

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Fall Faculty Hack-A-Thons!

We are delighted to announce the First Annual Fall Faculty Hack-A-Thons!

What is it?
The Fall Faculty Hack-A-Thons is a series of one-day annotation workshops for faculty that are hosted by our SEA-PHAGES SMART Team and expedited submitters. The goal of the Hack-A-Thons are to improve faculty annotation skills across the SEA and help everyone ...

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Sept 25 2018 GenBank Submission

The following numbers were assigned:

 

Affeca MH976506
Ailee MH976507
Bibwit MH976508
Bizzy MH976509
Fosterous MH976510
Gaea MH976511
Geodirt MH976512
Kroos MH976513
Nordenberg MH976514
Octobien14 MH976515
PeteyPab MH976516
Popcicle MH976517
Stultus MH976518
Tangent MH976519

Sept 19 2018 GenBank Submissions

The following phages were assigned GenBank Accession numbers:

Chewbacca MH926055
Cruella MH926056
Kimchi1738 MH926057
Reptar3000 MH926058
Riparian MH926059
Schadenfreude MH926060
Troy MH926061
Vorrps MH926062

SEA-PHAGES Phage Discovery Guide is Online!

The Phage Discovery Guide has moved to an online platform. Moving forward, this online guide will be the only version that is regularly updated. You can access the guide from the faculty info page of the program website. Here is a direct link worth a bookmark: https://seaphagesphagediscoveryguide.helpdocsonline.com/home 

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Sept 5 2018 submissions

the following numbers were assigned on Sept 5:

Adaia MH834594
Andrew MH834595
Armstrong MH834596
Atraxa MH834597
Auxilium MH834598
Bernstein MH834599
BigCheese MH834600
BoostSeason MH834601
Brahms MH834602
Bridgette MH834603
Coltrane MH834604
Constance MH834605
Coral MH834606
Corgi MH834607
Cote MH834608
Daob MH834609
DrManhattan MH834610
Eileen MH834611
Faja MH834612
Fowlmouth MH834613
Judy MH834614
KandZ MH834615
Kepler MH834616
Lizziana ...

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Upcoming Events

Deadline for Cohort 12 Applications

October 31, 2018

Archive tubes shipping

November 5, 2018

Philly Phage Phestival 2018

November 10, 2018

Recent Events

Phage Discovery Workshop 11B

July 7, 2018 to July 13, 2018

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