SeqCode News

March 18, 2023
SeqCode Prize 2024 to Dr. Jiménez Avella
The SeqCode Committee congratulates Dr. Diego Javier Jiménez Avella, recipient of the SeqCode Prize 2024. Learn more at the SeqCode Prize page.
October 12, 2023
Proposal to amend the SeqCode
A proposal to amend the SeqCode has recently been published by Whitman et al. (ISME Commun, 2023). In line with the the SeqCode statutes, a public discussion will now be held via the SeqCode Slack workspace, in the channel #discussion-of-whitmanetal-2023-proposed-seqcode-amendments. The public discussion will be open until 10 January 2024.
August 30, 2023
Call for Nominations for the SeqCode Prize 2024
Announcing the SeqCode Prize 2024! This prize will recognize significant achievements in prokaryotic systematics advancing the aims and reach of the SeqCode. Please share as widely as possible, early career scientists and graduate students are particularly encouraged to participate. For more information, visit
June 23, 2023
The Reconciliation Comission is seeking your contribution
Please share your opinion on the validation of the species name ‘Omnitrophus fodinae’ by commenting on this discussion: