About the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Graduate Program

Leader in BCB Programs in the U.S. Iowa State University has been recognized as one of the top Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) PhD programs in the nation with the award of two Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) grants from the National Science Foundation. Only one other program in the nation has received two IGERT awards. Read more about

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August 24, 2018

AMES – Teaching a machine to finish a complex task can save humans a lot of time, effort and money. But first, the machine has to learn how, and that comes with plenty of its own challenges.

June 14, 2018

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University will host a national center of excellence devoted to understanding the genomic, or molecular mechanisms that govern important genetic traits in swine such as growth and disease resistance.