WebDev 2013.08.16-Agenda and Minutes

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1. Administrative Update (Todd; 5 minutes)

2. Mobile app development (Antonio; 10 minutes)

3. General Development update (JD, Joachim)


bug fixing
protein view: can see multiple locations if a protein is encoded by more than one gene
transgene: fixed display; added unit tests for a bunch of things
fixing the download widget

4. Intermine Development (JD; 10 minutes)

  • Expanded gene and transcript with updated loader specification

5. WS239 development objectives

As discussed 09 Aug 2013

Genome Browsers

  • Finalize and launch survey, mid September
  • Draw up requirements document
  • Short list of candidates


  • prepare NAR manuscript
  • Cloud: consolidate expiring reserved instances
  • Begin next migration steps


  • expand coverage of existing classes, particularly:
    • variation: distinguish polymorphisms from alleles; add meaningful content on nature of molecular change
    • gene: add orthologs
      • JD: Will require 2.5 days
      • TH: Double it.
      • JD - time allotted: a little over a week
    • rnai/phenotype: time permitting