Friday SNPpets

Welcome to our Friday feature link collection: SNPpets. During the week we come across a lot of links and reads that we think are interesting, but don’t make it to a blog post. Here they are for your enjoyment…

  • We’ve lent our support to maintaining databases in the past(here and here), and continue to (another paper on the subject was recently in Science: “Sustaining the Data and Bioresource Commons“, but we also think there should be greatly increased funding for outreach & training on those resources as well – just too many people that we talk to have never heard of even the best & biggest of these databases, etc. [Jennifer]
  • Hey, remember reprint requests? I love nostalgia [Trey]