⬣ Can we track human migratory history with the patterns of microbiome evolution?
⬣ Are human geographical differences reflected in microbiota differentiations and adaptations?
⬣ Is there a diaspora microbiota unifying human social and culture entities?
Feb 28 2020
- A closing-ceremony announcement from Dr. Rays Jiang:
“What a fabulous tournament — I am speechless. Congratulations Team ZERO and Team Animal again. ALL teams (in alphabetical order), Team GEO, Team PublixPower, Team TRACK, and Team YOLO excelled in data science problem solving, cross-field communication, and top-notch team working. The judges are impressed by the scope and results coming out of this event. We will re-convene after work over drinks, to celebrate our camaraderie. Swamy will update you with the details in a link. Three cheers to our collective sweat, stress and joy!”
- Dr. Elizabeth Miller’s Codeathon-opening Anthropology in microbiome-research presentation provides important context for the power and necessity of interdisciplinary approaches to answer the complex questions inherent to human microbiomes-research–check it out!
Feb 26 2020
All six team-projects are off to a great start! We start again tomorrow at 9 A.M.
Remember to be updating our shared manuscript-GoogleDoc as you go. Dr. Ren Tao’s Geospatial Data-Science in microbiome-research presentation is now available! Check it out for pointers to valuable, publicly-available data.
Feb 25 2020
All team-leads have been granted administrator-access to their team repositories and should now be inviting their team-members to the repo using the github usernames supplied in the sign-up roster.
Make sure you have accepted Swamy’s invitation to our OneHealth Microbiome Codeathon slack-channel. You’ll find the most up-to-date general and team-communications there!