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CBI Director Keith Crandall Published in Stat

Director of the Computational Biology Institute Keith Crandall was recently published an article in Stat titled "Creating family trees for disease-causing microbes could help control outbreaks".

PhD Student Jimmy Bernot Published in Systematic Parasitology

Jimmy Bernot, a PhD student in the Computational Biology Institute, has published an article on a new species of Pseudopandarus Kirtisinghe.

Perez-Losada Awarded Margaret Q. Landenberger Research Foundation Grant

Dr Marcos Perez-Losada, faculty member at the Computational Biology Institute at The George Washington University, has been awarded a grant from the Margaret Q Landenberger Research Foundation.

Perez-Losada and Crandall Publish in PLOS One

Dr Perez-Losada and Dr Keith Crandall, in cooperation with researchers from Children's National Medical Center and Universidada do Porto, have published an article in PLOS One.

Marcos Perez-Losada Published in The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

CBI faculty member Marcos Perez-Losada was recently published in the Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal.

Alexeev, Avdeyev, and Alekseyev Publish Article in BMC Bioinformatics

Members of the CBI, including postdoctoral researcher Dr Nikita Alexeev, PhD student Pavel Avdeyev, and CBI faculty member Dr Max Alekseyev, have published an article in BMC Bioinformatics.

GW Researchers Receive $2.2M Grant to Study HERV Expression in Cancer

Several GW researchers, including CBI Director Dr. Keith Crandall, received funding from the National Cancer Institute to look at the impact of human endogenous retroviruses in certain cancers.

Fall Research Funding Reached Record High

Dr. Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, is quoted in this article about the continuing successes of researchers at GWU.

Computational Approaches for Biodiversity Informatics

Dr. Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute at The George Washington University, will be participating in the Joint GW Children's National Informatics Seminar Series, on the subject of "Computational Approaches for Biodiversity Informatics".

DC CFAR Investigator, Amanda Castel, MD, MPH, and Marcos Perez-Losada, PhD, MS Receive NIH CFAR Administrative Supplement

CBI member Dr. Marcos Perez-Losada and his colleague Dr. Amanda Castel have received a NIH CFAR Administrative Supplement, concerning HIV transmission research in Washington, D.C.

CBI Welcomes New Administrative Associate Alexander Ives

The Computational Biology Institute is glad to welcome Alexander Ives as its new Administrative Associate, replacing Veronica Haight as she transitions out of her position.

PhD Student Jimmy Bernot Awarded The Society of Systematic Biologists (SSB) Mini-ARTS Grant

Crandall Lab PhD student Jimmy Bernot will use his grant to conduct collborative research in London in 2017. Congratulations Jimmy!

CBI PhD Student Jimmy Bernot Awarded AMNH Lerner Gray Grant for Marine Research

Congratulations to Crandall Lab PhD student Jimmy Bernot for receiving the American Museum of National History (AMNH) Lerner Gray for Marine Research!

CBI Undergrad Sarah Hilton Publishes Honors Thesis

Former CBI undergrad Sarah Hilton had her Honors Thesis titled "Metataxonomic and Metagenomic Approaches vs Culture-Based Techniques for Clinical Pathology" published in Frontiers in Microbiology.

CBI Undergrad John-Hanson Machado Awarded 2016 Joseph Breen Fellowship

Congratulations to PI Jakub Kostal's undergraduate John-Hanson Machado for winning the 2016 Joseph Breen Fellowship for his Green Chemistry research!