MSUM in conjunction with the Department of Energy, Joint Genome Institute hosted a workshop in Microbial Genome Annotation.

The workshop was held on campus Friday, Oct. 19 and Saturday, Oct. 20. Attendees learned how to utilize IMG-ACT, an online tool that can be incorporated into classrooms and research projects.

Multiple faculty from the MSUM Biosciences Department attended this workshop. Faculty from other universities attended as well. Those universities represented include: St. Cloud State University, Lake Superior College, University of Nebraska – Omaha, Anoka Ramsey Community College, Southwest MN State University, University of Nebraska – Lincoln and University of Buffalo (SUNY).