Meet the past SIB Awards Laureates – Jakob Ruess

In 2019, the SIB Bioinformatics Awards will be presented for the 10th time, providing a great occasion to reach out to past laureates and ask them where they are now in their career. In this interview, we met with Jakob Ruess, co-recipient of the 2012 SIB Best Swiss Bioinformatics Graduate Paper Award.

Join us for our third biohackathon for kids

Following the success of previous editions, children aged 9 to 14 are once again invited to take part in SIB's bioinformatics hackathon in Geneva on Saturday 23 March.

January Virtual Seminar by Claire Clivaz: an interview

Digging deeper into the human experience
In the recent years, bioinformatics has crept into the arts and humanities. Software tools initially developed for the life sciences are being adapted to interpret ancient manuscripts, for instance, or to design novel editorial platforms and dynamic peer-reviewed webbooks – and SIB was fast to lend a virtual hand.

Meet the past SIB Awards Laureates – Christophe Dessimoz

In 2019, the SIB Bioinformatics Awards will be presented for the 10th time, providing a great occasion to reach out to past laureates and ask them where they are now in their career. In this interview, we met with Christophe Dessimoz, recipient of the 2012 SIB Early Career Bioinformatician Award.

SIB is part of a European project to improve data sharing and reuse in the life sciences

SIB is lending its expertise in data management to the FAIRplus project, aiming to increase the discovery, accessibility and reusability of data from selected projects funded by the European Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI), as well as internal data from pharmaceutical industry partners.

Meet the past SIB Awards Laureates – Guillaume Rey

In 2019, the SIB Bioinformatics Awards will be presented for the 10th time, providing a great occasion to reach out to past laureates and ask them where they are now in their career. In this interview, we met with Guillaume Rey, recipient of the 2011 SIB Best Swiss Bioinformatics Graduate Paper Award. 

Meet the past SIB Awards Laureates – Nacho Molina

In 2019, the SIB Bioinformatics Awards will be presented for the 10th time, providing a great occasion to reach out to past laureates and ask them where they are now in their career. In this interview, we met with Nacho Molina, recipient of the 2011 SIB Early Career Bioinformatician Award.

Switzerland to contribute to the definition of international genomic data sharing standards

The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) has selected SPHN among its “2019 Driver Projects” that aim to develop and pilot standards for sharing genomic and health-related data.

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