MPEG-G, a standard to compress DNA reads

13:00 – 18:00, 13th October 2018 Shenzhen (CN) A workshop on applications of genomic information processing will be held on 13th October 2018 one day after the 124th MPEG meeting. The Workshop intends to provide an overview of MPEG-G the new ISO standard on the...

3rd MPEG Workshop on Genomic Information Representation

A workshop on applications of genomic information processing has been held on 18th April 2018 co-located with the 122nd MPEG meeting in San Diego. The Workshop explored the opportunities for improved genome sequencing data processing services enabled by the...

2nd MPEG Workshop on Genomic Information Representation

Workshop on Processing of Genomic Information: From Standards to Deployment  13:30 – 19:00, 19th July 2017 – Torino (Italy) Sala dei Mappamondi, Academy of Sciences, Via Accademia delle Scienze, 6, Torino Organized by Italian Institute for Genomic Medicine...

Genome compression progresses toward standardization

At its 114th meeting, MPEG has progressed its exploration of genome compression toward formal standardization. The 114th meeting included a seminar to collect additional perspectives on genome data standardization, and a review of technologies that had been submitted...