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Keith Crandall Quoted in Washington Post

Professor Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, was interviewed for an article in the Washington Post.

Jimmy Bernot Awarded NMNH Reed Fellowship

Jimmy Bernot, PhD student and graduate research assistant with the Computational Biology Institute, was awarded the 2017 Edward & Phyllis Reed Fellowship.

Marcos Perez-Losada Published in Genetics and Evolution of Infectious Diseases

Assistant Research Professor Marcos Perez-Losada was published in Genetics and Evolution of Infectious Diseases in April 2017. 

 

Perez-Losada Published in Journal of Investigative Medicine

Marcos Perez-Losada and co-authors published "Nasopharyngeal microbiome in premature infants and stability during rhinovirus infection" in the Journal of Investigative Medicine. 

Keith Crandall Interviewed for Article in BioScience

Professor Keith Crandall, Director of the Computational Biology Institute, was recently interviewed for an article by Beth Baker, "Big Data Opens Promising Career Paths for Biologists".

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.