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Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis, PhD Receives 2018 Trailblazer Award

Congratulations to Dr. Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis for being a recipient of a 2018 Trailblazer Award from the Ladies Hospital Aid Society!

Incoming CPCB students attend welcome session during orientation

CPCB’s Biggest Incoming Class Starts Their First Day of Classes

The Joint CMU-University of Pittsburgh Ph.D. program in Computational Biology (CPCB) sees its biggest incoming class yet.  A total of 21 students have joined the program, beginning with their orientation…


Dr. Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis named 2018 SEARLE Scholar

Dr. Carvunis has been named one of fifteen SEARLE Scholars for 2018. They are chosen for their pursuits in ground-breaking, high-risk research.


2018 CPCB Recruitment Results

Congratulations to all of the students who will be joining us this year! ■CMU | ■Pitt Stefan Andjelkovic B.S. University of Belgrade M.S., University of Cambridge Ali Balci B.S., Istanbul Technical…


New Carnegie Mellon Dynamic Statistical Model Follows Gene Expressions Over Time

Future Applications Could Range From fMRI Data to Social Networks and More Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a new dynamic statistical model to visualize changing patterns in networks,…


First Year PhD student has first-authored paper accepted

Xiangrui Zeng, a first year PhD student in the Joint Carnegie Mellon-University of Pittsburgh Ph.D. program (CPCB), has been conducting a research project under the guidance of Dr. Min Xu.  His first-authored paper detailing…


Jocelyn Sunseri Selected as Recipient of 2018 Phase-I MolSSI Software Fellowship

Congratulations to Jocelyn Sunseri who was selected as one of only 11 recipients of the 2018 Phase-I MolSSI Software Fellowship. She will receive six months of support in this program funded…


Raghav Partha and the Clark and Chikina labs publish in eLife

  Subterranean mammals show convergent regression in ocular genes and enhancers, along with adaptation to tunneling Raghavendran Partha, Bharesh K Chauhan, Zelia Ferreira, Joseph D Robinson, Kira Lathrop, Ken K…


MMBioS Center Renewed Five More Years

The Biomedical Technology and Research Resource (BTRR) on High Performance Computing for Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems (MMBioS) was renewed for 5 years by NIH’s National Institute of General Medical…


Luong Nguyen Successfully Defends

Congratulations to Luong, from the Chennubhotla and Taylor labs, who successfully defended her thesis titled: “Computational Pathology for Quantifying Spatial Heterogeneity in Transmitted Light and Immunofluorescence Digital Images Obtained from…