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Contact Information

Computational Biology Core
Institute for Systems Genomics
67 North Eagleville Road Unit 3197
Storrs, CT 06269-3197
Phone: (860) 486-1324

Jill Wegrzyn
CBC Director/Assistant Professor

Vijender Singh
Associate Director
Lead Bioinformatics Scientist

Noah Reid
Bioinformatics Scientist

Neranjan Perera
Bioinformatics Scientist

Mike Wilson
Systems Administrator

Stephen King
Systems Administrator (UCHC)

Online Support

Connect to the CBC team through #bioinformatics_helpSlack is awesome

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Current operations

The CBC is holding consultations/appointments via Webex, Zoom or in person on request. Please contact to request software installs, server accounts, or appointments for consultations and to discuss new projects. You We continue to support your computational needs and 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 you to reach out to us if you have any questions about future experiments and how best to plan for sample submission and project completion. We would also like to thank you for your support and understanding while we navigate through this unprecedented time.


Click Here for an Update from the CBC During COVID-19

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

  • CBC Summer Workshops 2022
    The Computational Biology Core within the Institute for Systems Genomics will be holding various virtual bioinformatics workshops this 2022 summer, including Variant Detection,  RNA-Seq (Model) and Genome Assembly. More details on workshops and registration can be found in: 
    Posted on July 8, 2022

Upcoming Events

  1. 8/22 CBC Workshop: Introduction To Linux And HPC
  2. 8/22 CBC Workshop: Differential Expression With RNA-seq, Reference Genome-Based
  3. 8/23 CBC Workshop: Differential Expression With RNA-seq, Reference Genome-Based

Data Therapy

Drop-in Office Hours

Aug 26th, 2022

9 am - 10 am

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