Single Cell Genomics 2018 Live Blog

I’m reporting live from the Single Cell Genomics meeting, Oct 29 – Oct 31, at the Broad Institute in beautiful Cambridge, MA.

Unfortunately, the organisers discouraged the audience from live tweeting about the talks as this is considered a closed meeting. IMHO they’d have rather encouraged the speakers to first share their brand-new stuff on a preprint server (to be protected from being scooped) and then discuss it openly. I’ll thus only share information with prior permission from the speakers.

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#curious2018 Future Insight Conference Live Blog Merck

I’ll be blogging from the #curious2018 FUTURE INSIGHT CONFERENCE hosted on on the occasion of the 350th anniversary of Merck in Darmstadt, Germany. Follow updates for aspiring talks by the brightest minds of our time as they happen. Continue reading “#curious2018 Future Insight Conference Live Blog Merck”

Volle Kontrolle

Es sei die Obsession eines Wissenschaftlers, alles genau wissen, messen und kontrollieren zu wollen. Mittlerweile ist es nicht nur in Systembiologie und personalisierter Medizin möglich, große Informationsmengen zu generieren und zu verarbeiten. Auch in unserem Sozial- und Privatleben ist die Datenerfassung auf dem Vormarsch. Zu welchen Extremen dies führen kann, spüre ich gerade am eigenen Leib.

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