Want to Learn or Teach a Bioinformatics or Genomics Resource? Use OpenHelix

What’s new in 2014?  The Taubman Health Sciences Library now has a subscription to OpenHelix, an excellent web-based resource that provides over 100 tutorial suites on the most powerful and popular bioinformatics and genomics databases and tools.  Each suite contains a video tutorial, downloadable slides and handouts, and exercises to help you learn how to … Continue reading Want to Learn or Teach a Bioinformatics or Genomics Resource? Use OpenHelix

Training on RNA-Seq Data Analysis & Resources

Are you interested in learning about bioinformatics? The Bioinformatics Core is hosting an RNA-Seq overview class. Come learn about different types of bioinformatics analyses and the prominent tools used to perform these analyses. What: Bioinformatics Core Training #1: Overview of RNA-Seq data analysis and available resources When: Thursday, February 14 from 10:00am-12:00pm Where: Palmer Commons, Great Lakes … Continue reading Training on RNA-Seq Data Analysis & Resources

Tools and Technology Seminar Series

The 2013 National Center for Integrative Biomedical Informatics (NCIBI) Tools & Technology Seminar Series will begin on January 17, 2013. The presentation will be every Thursday from 12:00 -1:00 PM in 2036 Palmer Commons. January NCIBI Tools & Technology Presentations: Date: January 17 Speaker: Mark Reppell Title: "Incorporating faster than exponential population growth into the coalescent … Continue reading Tools and Technology Seminar Series

MCubed and THL Librarians

Taubman Health Sciences Library librarians, Mark MacEachern and Jean Song, were selected in the last round of MCubed funding.  "MCubed is a two-year seed-funding program designed to empower interdisciplinary teams of University of Michigan faculty to pursue new initiatives with major societal impact. The program minimizes the time between idea conception and successful research results by providing … Continue reading MCubed and THL Librarians

Tools & Technology Seminar

The National Center for Integrative Biomedical Informatics (NCIBI) holds a weekly seminar each Thursday, at 12 noon EST, highlighting a tool or technology that is under development or currently being used by NCIBI researchers. These seminars are streamed live using Adobe Connect and are also are archived and made available on the list below for … Continue reading Tools & Technology Seminar

The Bioinformatics Core can Help With Your Bioinformatics Needs

Are you a researcher needing bioinformatics support? If so, you should contact the Bioinformatics Core, which is supported by both the Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics (DCM&B, http://www.ccmb.med.umich.edu/home) and the Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF,  http://www.brcf.med.umich.edu/).  The Bioinformatics Core works “…with research scientists (faculty, staff, post-docs and graduate students) to provide analysis of their … Continue reading The Bioinformatics Core can Help With Your Bioinformatics Needs

New Video Tutorial for MetScape Plugin for Cytoscape

Are you interested in learning how to use the MetScape plugin for Cytoscape? Developed by the National Center for Integrative Biomedical Informatics (NCIBI), MetScape is a Cytoscape plugin used to visualize and interpret metabolomic and expression profiling data in the context of human metabolism.  A video tutorial on MetScape is now available at http://treehouse.ccmb.med.umich.edu/mst.html.  Learn … Continue reading New Video Tutorial for MetScape Plugin for Cytoscape

Bioinformatics workshop on January 12, 2012

The Taubman Health Sciences Library’s bioinformationist, Marci Brandenburg, will be presenting “Visualizing Protein and Metabolite Interaction Networks with Cytoscape/MetScape” at a workshop to be held in the Biomedical Science Research Building Rooms A,B, and C on Thursday, January 12.  This one day workshop will include a variety of interesting and valuable topics. To learn more … Continue reading Bioinformatics workshop on January 12, 2012

Bioinformatics Workshop on January 12, 2012

The Taubman Health Sciences Library’s Bioinformationist, Marci Brandenburg, will be presenting “Visualizing Protein and Metabolite Interaction Networks with Cytoscape/MetScape” at the Bioinformatics Workshop being held in the Biomedical Science Research Building Rooms A,B, and C on Thursday, January 12.  This one day workshop will include a variety of interesting and valuable topics. To learn more … Continue reading Bioinformatics Workshop on January 12, 2012