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Understanding the Genome: Technological and Mathematical Challenges May 21, 1998 - May 23, 1998
Registration Deadline: May 23, 1998 over 20 years ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: February 21, 1998 almost 21 years ago
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Organizers Peter Bickel (UC Berkeley), Richard Karp (University of Washington), Jill Mesirov (Genome Center, Whitehead Institute), and Michael Waterman (USC)
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Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.

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A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Durant. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-238-7268. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. If you are making your reservations on line, please go to this link and enter the promo/corporate code MSRI123. Our preferred rate is $129 per night for a Deluxe Queen/King, based on availability.

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May 21, 1998
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Of Genes and Genomes
David Botstein
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Comparative Genomics: What, Why, Problems and Challenges
Elbert Branscomb
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Genome Sequence Assembly
Phil Green
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Using Hidden Markov Models for Biosequence Analysis: Recent Tests and New Methods
David Haussler
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Future Mathematical Challenges Posed by the Systems Analysis of Genomes and Proteomes
Leroy Hood
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Genes, Chips, and Genomes
Robert Lipshutz
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Gene Hunting Without Genomic Sequencing: the Twenty Questions Game with Genes
Pavel Pevzner
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Statistical aspects of gene mapping
David Siegmund
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Mining Gene Expression Data
Donna Slonim
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Uncovering Regulatory Networks Using Pattern Recognition Algorithms
Gary Stormo
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Statistical and Computational Contributions to Gene Mapping: History and Current Developments
Ellen Wijsman