SWISS-PROT funding crisis of 1996
experienced a severe funding crisis which indirectly lead to the creation of the
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
(SIB) and to the current funding scheme.
Documents relevant to this crisis
Announcement of the crisis on May 10, 1996
Developments of June 1996
Developments of December 1996
Hebdo, June, 6 1996
- An article about the crisis in the Swiss Magazine, "L'Hebdo"
The SWISS-PROT Funding Crisis
- A nice summary of the crisis writen by Iddo Friedberg, a student at the Summer 1996 GNA-VSNS Biocomputing Course