Joint CMU-Pitt Ph.D. Program in Computational Biology

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Congratulations to Drs. Chowdhury, Kumar, and Sullivan

Congratulations to Dr. Salim Chowdhury, Dr. Aparna Kumar, and Dr. Devin Sullivan on their successful defenses last week! Dr. Salim Chowdhury “Algorithms to Reconstruct Evolutionary Models of Tumor Progression “Salim has accepted a postdoctoral...

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Camacho and Baumgartner win CSAR Competition

The combined 2013 and 2014 Community Structure-Activity Resource (CSAR) Competition (www.csardock.org) has concluded, and the results are in. The CSAR competition is an annual competition organized by Drs. Heather Carlson and James Dunbar at...

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Spring 2015 Course – Molecular Evolution

MSC/CMPBIO 2075-1020 SPRING 2015 (January 5 – april 25) Wed/Fri 09:30 am 3073 BST3 Sequencing technology is continually progressing, and genome sequences from different species and populations continue to become available in increasing numbers....

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Chennubhotla – BGSA Distinguished Mentor Finalist

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Chakra Chennubhotla on being selected as a finalist for the BGSA Distinguished Mentor Award. In January 2003, BGSA students implemented an award to recognize faculty who exemplify the...

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CPCB Graduate, Joshua Kangas, launches company

While completing his degree in the CPCB program, Joshua Kangas, Ph.D. teamed up with Professor Robert F. Murphy, Ph.D. to create and patent the Computational Research Engine™ (CoRE).  CoRE is a big data analytics technology that...

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STIR Predoctoral Grant Competition – Fully Funded

Congratulations to Devin Sullivan and Shannon Quinn for getting their pilot project, Short-Term Innovative Research (STIR): Predoctoral Grant Competition, fully funded on Experiment.com. Overview: Writing grants is the number one skill required for a successful independent...