Participants gather in Cali, Colombia, for second GSS workshop

Tuesday, 24 February 2009 18:00



From 26th-30th January 2009, participants came together for the Second GCP Genotyping Support Services (GSS) Workshop at CIAT Headquarters in Cali, Colombia. The workshop was organised by GCP’s GSS coordinator Humberto Gómez, with assistance from GCP’s Laura Ruíz and CIAT’s Patricia Fajardo. Instructors Fred van Eeuwijk, Marcos Malosetti, and Joost Van Heerwaarden (Wageningen University, The Netherlands), together with Sam Geerts of the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, were on hand to lend their expertise throughout the 5-day course.

Feedback and workshop materials are currently being collated, and will be posted to the website in due course.

For more information on the GCP's Genotyping Support Service, including details on the first GSS workshop in 2007, please visit our GSS homepage.