GW Genomics Core

genomics core

The GW Genomics Core is now up 
and running! For pricing, or to request
services, visit our website,


Register now for the 2018 BioHealth
Capital Region Forum! Click on the
image above for more information!


The Capital Area Advanced Research
and Education Network is an initiative
designed to build a high-performance
research and education infrastructure
serving the Washington, DC, and
Northern Virginia areas. CAAREN
will facilitate world-class research,
education and knowledge sharing in
the nation’s capital. Click the image
above to learn more!


The CBI works closely with the EBP,
which proposes to sequence all life 
on earth! Click the image above to
find out more about the project.


GIGA is a collaborative network of
researchers seeking to tackle major
scintific challenges in the field of
genomics. To find out more, click on
the link above.

CBI Transitions to the Milken Institute School of Public Health

The Computational Biology Institute is highlighted in the Milken Institute School of Public Health's "2016 Progress Report" as we make the exciting transition into the organization. Check us out on page 17!

About the CBI

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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Bioinformatics Analysis for Conservation Genomics

This new course is designed to provide attendees at any career stage with a theoretical understanding of the methods used in conservation genomics, along with the practical skills necessary to design and carry out the analysis component of a conservation genomics study. Click on the link above for further details! The course runs from October 10 to 19. Please take a look at the additional upcoming courses listed on the site as well!


2018 Computational Genomics Summer Institute

The CGSI aims to bring together researchers interested in methods development at the intersection of computational genetics and functional genomics. The Institute offers three courses between July 11th and August 3rd. Check out the link above for more information!


Bioinformatics Contest 2018

Bioinformatics Institute, ITMO University, Rosalind and Stepik are jointly organizing an online programming competition among individuals. Please check out the link above for more information!


Check Out Our Postdoctoral Opportunities!

The CBI partners with a number of researchers and organizations to advertise postdoctoral and other opportunities. Check out a new postdoc opportunity in France at our Student Opportunities page!


ctsi cn gwu cbi

The CBI is a partner with CTSI-CN,
with CBI Director Keith Crandall also
heading the Informatics Core of the
partnership. To learn more, please

Corporate Partnerships

The Computational Biology Institute is proud to partner with:


Karna supports Federal agencies in the areas of science, research,

technology, lab, communications, and management consulting. 


AMPEL BioSolutions interrogates, analyzes, synthesizes and

interprets the world's biomedical knowledge to provide novel

solutions for clinical research questions.

Research News

Keith Crandall and Marcos Perez-Losada Publish Article Concerning Seminal Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Origination from Multiple Genital Organs

July 05, 2018

Dr. Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute (CBI) and Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (DEB), and Dr.

Marcos Pérez-Losada Published in Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny

May 22, 2018

Assistant Professor Marcos Pérez-Losada (Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Computational Biology Institute) recently co-authored an article pub

Keith Crandall Published in Scientific Reports

May 22, 2018

Dr Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, recently co-authored an article, "

Upcoming REDCap Training

May 14, 2018

Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) is a web-based system for data collection that allows users to build and manage online surveys and databases quickly and securely.