Latest Protein Spotlight: Dark horse

There are many proteins crouching in the recesses of databanks whose role in vivo eludes researchers. Despite similarities of all kinds they may share with other proteins, they seem to have been designed for another purpose...

Meet the past SIB Awards Laureates – Christoph Zechner

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 Christoph Zechner, co-recipient of the 2012 SIB Best Swiss Bioinformatics Graduate Paper Award.

A national infrastructure network to enable secure biomedical data processing: the BioMedIT project

Today, we present an overview of the BioMedIT project, coordinated by SIB’s Personalized Health Informatics Group, as the first of a series of articles on SIB’s role in the development of a personalized health research infrastructure in Switzerland.

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.

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