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Microblogging the ISMB: A New Approach to Conference Reporting

  • Neil Saunders mail,

    Affiliation: School of Molecular and Microbial Sciences, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  • Pedro Beltrão,

    Affiliation: Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

  • Lars Jensen,

    Affiliation: Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, Panum Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Daniel Jurczak,

    Affiliation: Department of Bioinformatics, University of Applied Sciences, Hagenberg, Freistadt, Austria

  • Roland Krause,

    Affiliation: Max-Planck-Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany

  • Michael Kuhn,

    Affiliation: European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

  • Shirley Wu

    Affiliation: Stanford Medical Informatics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

  • Published: January 30, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000263

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A very interesting article !

Posted by SoenkeBartling on 20 Mar 2009 at 17:37 GMT

I did very much appreciate this article - I think microblogging is a very good method to stay in touch during conferences BUT also during normal day life as a scientist - a lab could easily be organized, new results communicated and so on... Thanks for the article!

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