15th RECOMB Comparative Genomics Satellite Conference

04/10/2017 09:00 - 06/10/2017 18:00

15th RECOMB Comparative Genomics Satellite Conference

The annual RECOMB Comparative Genomics Satellite Conference (RECOMB-CG) brings together leading researchers in the mathematical, computational and life sciences to discuss cutting edge research in comparative genomics, with an emphasis on computational approaches and the analysis of novel experimental results. The program will include keynote talks, contributed talks, and a poster session. The 15th RECOMB-CG conference will be held in Barcelona, Spain, October 4-6 2017.

Keynote speakers

  • Iria Fernández Silva, Department of Biochemistry, Genetics and Immunology, School of Biology, University of Vigo ES
  • Toni Gabaldón, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona ES
  • Iñaki Ruiz-Trillo, ICREA Research Professor at Institut de Biologia Evolutiva (CSIC-IBE), Barcelona ES
  • Wes Warren, McDonnell Genomics Institute, Washington University School of Medicine USA

With the Call for Papers the Organizing Committee invites high-quality original full papers on topics related to the conference theme. The conference will also have a poster session. Papers are solicited on, but not limited to, the following topics:

  • genome evolution
  • genome rearrangements
  • genome variation, diversity and dynamics
  • phylogenomics
  • comparative tools for genome assembly
  • population genomics
  • comparison of functional networks
  • comparative epigenomics
  • paleogenomics
  • cancer evolution genomics
  • epidemiology
  • gene identification and/or annotation

Key dates

  • Paper Submission Deadline: September 1st, 2017
  • Registration Deadline: October 2nd, 2017
  • Conference: October 4th-6th, 2017


Organizing Committee

Tomàs Marquès-Bonet (UPF) tomas.marques(ELIMINAR)@upf.edu
Roderic Guigó Serra (CRG) roderic.guigo(ELIMINAR)@crg.eu



Laura Prat Busquets (CRG Conference Officer) laura.prat(ELIMINAR)@crg.eu

15th RECOMB Comparative Genomics Satellite Conference