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Contact Information

Computational Biology Core
Institute for Systems Genomics
Engineering and Sciences Building
Storrs, CT 06269

Jill Wegrzyn
CBC Director/Assistant Professor

Vijender Singh
Associate Director (UCHC)

Noah Reid
Bioinformatics Scientist

Mia Nahom
Bioinformatics Technician

Mike Wilson
Systems Administrator

Stephen King
Systems Administrator (UCHC)

Online Support

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CBC Closure Notice


Notice of Upcoming Closure : CBC will be closed from December 26th to January 2nd.   During this time, access to the Xanadu cluster and other resources will remain available but technical support (software/project support) will not be available. We look forward to returning to you in the New Year on January 3rd!

Current operations

The CBC supports free consultations/appointments virtually (Zoom) or in-person for any researcher affiliated with UConn. Please contact to request software installs, server accounts, or a meeting. We also provide support provide community support through our Slack channel, which is monitored daily:

The CBC continues to hold Data Therapy sessions and workshops in a virtual format. We encourage researchers to reach out to us if you have any questions about future experiments and how best to plan for downstream analysis.

About Us

The Computational Biology Core (CBC) housed in the Institute for Systems Genomics at the University of Connecticut provides computational power and technical support to UConn researchers and affiliates. We collaborate with the Center for Genome Innovation (CGI) and Proteomics Core to provide full support to the research community.

Services Provided
  • Experimental design consultation
  • Computational analysis consultation
  • Access to high performance computing systems
  • Data storage and software installation service
  • Bioinformatics workshops and training

News from the CBC

  • Research Technician – Computational Biology Core
    Research Technician Computational Biology Core, Institute for Systems Genomics The UConn Institute for Systems Genomics is seeking a research assistant to support the work of its Computational Biology Core. The Core supports the research mission of the University of Connecticut through a mix of paid research projects, project support and consultation, training workshops and the […]
    Posted on September 20, 2022

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December 9th, 2022

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