The Washington University C. briggsae website, hosted by late Ray Miller, has finally moved to briggsae.org (see “OTHER LINKS” section). The contents were kindly provided by Daniel Koboldt. Researchers can browse the ‘Old WashU briggsae website contents’ link for datasets on briggsae SNPs and cb3 linkage maps.
The 18th International C. elegans meeting will be held next year in June (22nd to 26th) in Los Angeles. Read here for details.
The 2010 “C. elegans Development and Gene Expression” meeting will be held during June 17 – 20 in EMBL Heidelberg (Germany). Visit the meeting website for details.
Wellcome Trust (Cambridge, UK) will host the meeting “Evolutionary Biology of Caenorhabditis and Other Nematodes” in summer 2010 (June 5-8). [See details].
Whole-genome shotgun (WGS) sequence assemblies of gonochoristic Caenorhabditis species C. remanei and C. brenneri contain substantial heterozygosity. (Barrière et al., Genome Research, 2009).