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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.

We provide free community support through our Slack channel, data therapy sessions, and consultations. Please contact to request software installs, server accounts, or a meeting. We encourage researchers to reach out to us if you have any questions about future experiments and how best to plan for downstream analysis.

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

  • Workshop: Virtual Chip-seq and ATAC-seq Data Analysis
    Join us for a Virtual Workshop April 22-25, 2024: Chip-seq and ATAC-seq Data Analysis Discover the Dynamics of DNA-Protein Interactions and Chromatin Accessibility: Join Our ChIP-seq and ATAC-seq Data Analysis Elevate your research and uncover the secrets of the genome with our hands-on workshop on ChIP-seq and ATAC-seq data analysis. Designed for researchers, bioinformaticians, and […]
    Posted on March 28, 2024

Office Hours

Drop-in Office Hours

The first Friday of every month

9 am - 10 am

Storrs: ESB Rm 306C or
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Online Support

Connect to the CBC team through #bioinformatics_helpSlack is awesome

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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)