Research News

Keith Crandall Speaks About the Future of Crayfish

March 18, 2015

Yabbies, crayfish, crawdads, call them what you will, but one-third of the world’s crayfish species are facing extinction according to a recent report by a team of 40 international scientists.

Postdoc Nikita Alexeev's Paper to Appear at the 3rd International Work-Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering (IWBBIO 2015).

January 30, 2015

Nikita Alexeev has developed a method for the rate estimation of evolutionary transpositions in his paper entitled "A Computational Method for the Rate Estimation of Evolutionary Transpositions".

Student Sergey Aganezov's Paper published in Science Magazine

January 23, 2015

In collaboration with Professor Max Alekseyev and the Anopheles Genomes Cluster Consortium, Sergey published the study "Highly evolvable malaria vectors: the genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquitoes".

Healthcare of the Future: GW on the Cutting Edge

November 24, 2014

Prof. Crandall, director of the GW Computational Biology Institute, speaks on the panel about panomics and precision medicine.

Student Sergey Aganezov's Paper Accepted to APBC 2015

October 23, 2014

The paper is titled "Scaffold assembly based on genome rearrangement analysis".



The Computational Biology Institute (CBI) at the George Washington University (GW) is an interdisciplinary effort building on GW’s strengths in life sciences and computational science, in addition to the wealth of research centers in the Washington, DC-area. By bringing together GW experts and scholars from partner institutions, CBI will provide cutting edge research, enable broad educational activities in computational biology and provide computational biology services to university researchers and public and private partners.

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