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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

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Coronavirus (COVID19) Update

COVID Ramp Up CBC Core Update

As the University prepares to slowly bring research back to campus, the Computational Biology Core is working to establish safety guidelines and operational policies so that we can efficiently meet the needs of those who require our genomics services.

The CBC will continue to hold all consultations/appointments via Webex or Zoom. Please contact to continue to request software installs, server accounts, consultations, or new projects. You may also join the Slack channel to obtain community support:

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

  • DataTherapy: General Consultation – July 10, 2020
    Dear CBC Users! Please join us for a Data Therapy Session this Friday, July 10th at 10:30am remotely We’ll be having a General Consultation hour. Please use this link. to join us remotely.
    Posted on July 9, 2020
  • Upcoming CBC Workshops 2020 (July-August)
    The Computational Biology Core within the Institute for Systems Genomics is pleased to announce three virtual workshops for the months of July and August! Workshop descriptions and registration links can be found here:   Topic: Introduction to Linux and HPC Date: July 6th Time: 9-12pm Location: Online Cost: $50 This workshop is recommended for anyone […]
    Posted on June 30, 2020

Upcoming Events

  1. 7/13 RNA-Seq Analysis (Model)
  2. 7/14 RNA-Seq Analysis (Model)

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