ISU scientist receives NSF grant to study origins and functions of orphan genes in corn and other crops
by Fred Love, ISU News Service
BCB Student and Mentor Form New Business
AAAS honors six Iowa State researchers for distinguished work advancing science - Two are BCB faculty members...
Congratulations to Sweta Roy-Carson who won the university-wide 3MT, Three Minute Thesis competition sponsored by the Graduate College.
Dan Nettleton has been named director of the Laurence H. Baker Center for Bioinformatics and Biological Statistics at Iowa State University. Nettleton will lead the L.H.
Fellowship/Assistantship available for
Spring, 2017 admission to
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) at Iowa State University
AMES, Iowa – David Grewell, professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering; Paul Plummer, associate professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine; and Nicole Valenzuela, associate professor of ecology, evolution, and organismal biology,
Iowa State cyber-security playground named finalist for R&D 100 Award
Posted Aug 30, 2016 11:45 am
Federal STEM Graduate Seminar Series -- How to Successfully Apply for Federal Fellowships
By Mike Krapfl, News Service
The third round of funding from a presidential initiative will build four research teams that will use big data to benefit human and animal health, improve cities and build new tools for researchers.
A new, exciting series of events called Knowledge on Tap is beginning Wednesday, September 14 at 7 p.m. at Torrent Brewing Company in Ames.
The Graduate College will hold its first
Three-Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition
2 – 5 p.m. Tuesday, November 15, 2016 – 1213 Hoover Hall
Offered Fall 2016 - 2 credits
The basics of protein computations, protein mechanisms, and computations to infer mechanisms.
Course includes a project to help you learn about the mechanism of a protein of interest to you
Purpose of Math/ComS/CprE 424 & 525: The purpose of 424 and 525 is to train students to be able to effectively use on-campus High Performance Computing (HPC) machines. Students without Fortran or C programming experience should take 424 and then 525.
By Mike Krapfl, News Service
The poster Evolutionary Origin of Orphan Genes by Zebulon Arendsee (BCB/GDCB/CMB), Andrew Wilkey (ISU undergrad in BCBio), Priyanka Bhandary (BCB/GDCB/CMB), and Eve Sykin Wurtele (BCB/GDCB/CMB), was awarded an F1000 Poster Award at the 2016 conference of the I
Programmable DNA Nanosystem for Molecular Interrogation published in Nature
While one adventure ends by graduating from Iowa State University, another begins as the Iowa State Economic Development and Industry Relations (EDIR) team prepares to launch a new avenue for students, faculty, and staff to create businesses with the StartUp Factory: a 52-week intensive program t
Xin Yin presented his BCB Dissertation Seminar on April 29. His mentors are Karin Dorman, Statistics and Greg Phillips, VMPM. The title of his dissertation is Probabilistic methods for quality improvement in high-throughput sequencing data.
The Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Graduate Student Organization (BCBGSO) hosted their Second Annual BCB Symposium, “Current Topics in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology” on March 25 at Reiman Gardens.
Divita Mathur will present for her dissertation defense on March 21 at 9 a.m.
The Graduate College will be offering four, one-hour workshops that will allow you to develop your Career Plan. They will be introducing the Cyclone Strategy.
The second round of awards in the Presidential Initiative for Interdisciplinary Research will help build four big data research teams and launch major projects in digital agriculture and intelligent text analysis.
The ISU Postdoc Association has organized this seminar, co-sponsored by GPSS and the Committee on Lectures.
A new working group, the Efficient Computing Workflow group, is forming in the Statistics Department. If you want to improve the efficiency of your code, this may be the workgroup for you ! A lightweight text editor, Vim, will be presented.