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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITION IN BIOINFORMATICS/BIOLOGICAL DATA SCIENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA

The Institute of Bioinformatics at the University of Georgia invites applications at the Assistant Professor level for a tenure-track faculty position in bioinformatics or computational biology starting August 2015. We welcome applications from candidates with experience in any area of bioinformatics or biological data science/data...

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IOB Student Lexiang Ji publishes paper

Lexiang Ji was first author on a paper that was recently published by Frontiers in Genetics.  The paper, linked below, is titled, Methylated DNA is over-represented in whole-genome bisulfite sequencing data. http://journal.frontiersin.org/Journal/10.3389/fgene.2014.00341/abstract...

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QBCG Highlighted in COLUMNS Cybersights

The Quantitative Biology Consulting Group (QBCG) was featured in the September 15, 2014 edition of UGA's COLUMNS Newspaper.  The Cybersights article showcases QBCG's redesigned website.   http://columns.uga.edu/news/fulltext/consulting-group-updates-web-presence/...

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Ying Xu Award Announced

Graduate student Dong Zhang has been awarded the 2014 Ying Xu Award for his paper "CSGRqtl, a Comparative Quantitative Trait Locus Database for the Saccharinae Grasses".  The Institute of Bioinformatics is very proud of this accomplishment and sends our congratulations to Dong....

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Dr. Shaying Zhao Receives NCI Grant

Shaying Zhao receives NCI grant to discover cancer drivers with man's best friend Shaying Zhao has received a five year $1.5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to identify colorectal cancer driver genes using a novel dog-human comparative  genomics and oncology approach. Congratulations Shaying!...

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