Bioinformatics

We provide support to large sequence analysis and functional genomics projects. We work with researchers in running analysis and providing training as well as getting involved in grant applications and publication writing. Please contact us for any query bioinformatics@st-andrews.ac.uk

We are currently working in the following research lines:

  • genome-wide association studies (GWAS)
  • de novo assembly
  • resequencing
  • transcriptomics
  • annotation
  • differential gene expression
  • biomedical computation tools

Recent News

Upcoming course 6th December 2018: NGS analysis on the Bioinformatic cluster (Marvin)

Our next training will be a full day “NGS analysis on the Bioinformatic cluster (Marvin)“, taking place in the Irving IT Laboratory (IRV 215)¬†on the 6th of December 2018 from 9am-5pm.

Topics covered will be a general light introduction to Unix, followed by material covering use of Marvin, best practices, and how to submit jobs efficiently and effectively.

If you are a University of St. Andrews post-grad, postdoc or staff member attendance on the course is free and a lunch is included.

Registration for the course can be made at the following link: https://bioinformatics.st-andrews.ac.uk/cluster-course-registration/

  1. Next St Andrews Bioinformatics Workshop: 21 September 2018
  2. Our next bioinformatics workshop: 15.01.2018 afternoon.