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Toronto Bioinformatics User Group

On Wednesday February 26th, 2014 in the Black Room (CCBR, 160 College St, Toronto), the Toronto's Bioinformatics User Group (TorBUG) will be hosting a group discussion session focused on how to organize computational biology projects. Guillaume Bourque, from Genome Quebec Innovation Center, will discuss the PLoS paper on how to organize computational biology projects:

Don't miss a great opportunity to hear from Dr. Guillaume Bourque from Genome Quebec Innovation Center.

This session will be followed by a seminar talk by Dr. Bourque.

3-4 p.m., Informal group session with Jared Simpson (CCBR, Black Room)
4-4:15 p.m., Trainee Speaker: Oren Kraus, University of Toronto (CCBR, Red Room) will speak on "Outlier Detection for High-content Cell Screening"
4:15-5 p.m., Guest Speaker: Dr. Guillaume Bourque, from Genome Quebec Innovation Center (CCBR, Red Room) will speak on "Mapping the functional elements in the human genome"
5-7 p.m., Reception

Come be a part of TorBUG. Visit for more information or to volunteer!

The TorBUG team:

  • Nuno Barbosa-Morais, Blencowe Lab, U of Toronto
  • Michelle Brazas, OICR
  • Robin Haw, OICR
  • Alejandra Medina, Wilson Lab, SickKids
  • Dennis McCormac, TCAG/OGI
  • Alex Nguyen, Moses Lab, U of Toronto
  • Francis Ouellette, OICR
  • Leopold Parts, Boone Lab, U of Toronto
  • Alan Moses, Cell and Systems Biology, U of Toronto
  • Fritz Roth, CCBR, U of Toronto and Lunenfeld Research Institute