Weigel leads citation ranking in plant and developmental biology

The trade magazine Laborjournal regularly publishes rankings comparing the citation records of scientists from the German speaking countries (Austria, Germany, Switzerland).

Across publications that appeared from 2003 to 2006, Detlef Weigel ranked first, by a considerable margin, among both plant … Read the rest

GenomeMapper short read tool published in Genome Biology

Current short read analysis strategies use only a single reference, ignoring previously identified variants.

We have developed a graph mapping approach, that allows simultaneous mapping against all known variants, and thereby greatly increases the number of polymorphisms discovered.Simultaneous alignment of … Read the rest