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Aug 30, 2014
The quick version
You can now create a PhagesDB account using a Google (gmail), Facebook, or Twitter account. If you already have a PhagesDB account, you can log in, then go to our connections page to assocaite your existing ...
Jul 31, 2014
While in South Africa conducting a Mycobacterial genetics course at the University of Kwazulu-Natal's Westville campus this past month we managed to record a couple episodes of Sounds of the SEA. Graham and the crew are joined by exciting guests ...
Jun 25, 2014
Just a quick note to let everyone know that Sounds of the SEA, the SEA-PHAGES podcast, is now on iTunes. You can find it by searching for Sounds of the SEA in podcasts on iTunes. Android users can use Podcast ...
Jun 11, 2014
Today we're releasing the first-ever episode of the our new SEA-PHAGES podcast, Sounds of the SEA. Given that over 2,200 people were intimately involved in phagehunting this past academic year, we thought it'd be a good idea to have a ...
May 5, 2014
Recently, NCBI changed the location of the BLAST server from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/blast/Blast.cgi to http://blast.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Blast.cgi. This will cause HTTP 404 or HTTP 301 errors when attempting to run BLAST searches from within DNA Master.
Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence has ...