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Dinner at the beach

Mar 08, 2017

In order to recognize their hard work and dedication, CBRC members and their families were invited to a barbecue dinner at South Beach on March 7.

Japanese institutes hold joint workshop with CBRC

Mar 07, 2017

A group of professors, researchers and students from Waseda Unviersity and ​AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology) in Japan visited KAUST on March 1-2, 2017 for a joint workshop with CBRC.

Researching cancer through data mining and modeling

Mar 07, 2017

​Professor Ying Xu, a Regents-Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar Chair and professor of bioinformatics and computational biology at the University of Georgia, was invited by CBRC's Professor Xin Gao to present his research on cancer. Held yesterday, his talk, "At the Root, Cancer is Probably About Fighting to Maintain the Intracellular pH Stability:Cancer Research Through Data Mining and Modeling", was very lively and informative, eliciting many comments and questions from attendees.

CBRC contributes to “The genome of Chenopodium quinoa”

Mar 01, 2017

The groundbreaking research of Professor Mark Tester's group and fellow collaborators, "The genome of Chenopodium quinoa", published in Nature last month, revealed the first high- quality reference genome sequence for quinoa.

Umm Al-Qura University students visit CBRC labs

Feb 23, 2017

Graduate and undergraduate students of biology from Umm Al-Qura University in Mecca visted CBRC labs recently.

King Abdulaziz University students visit CBRC labs

Feb 21, 2017

Undergraduate students from the Male Section of the Faculty of Science of King Abdulaziz Unviersity in Jeddah visited CBRC labs recently.

Swedish delegation visits KAUST

Feb 08, 2017

​A delegation from the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT), Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE), KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Karolinska Institute, Lund University and Uppsala University recently visited KAUST to explore possible collaborations and partnerships.

King Saud University students visit CBRC labs

Feb 06, 2017

Undergraduate and graduate students from within the College of Science at King Saud Unviversity in Riyadh visited CBRC Labs recently.

KAUST Research Conference: Computational Systems Biology in Biomedicine

Dec 15, 2016

KAUST Research Conference: Computational Systems Biology in Biomedicine​ was held on December 5-7, 2016.

Student Poster Competition winners

Dec 08, 2016

We would like to congratulate the CBRC Poster Competition winners from KAUST Research Conference: Computational Systems Biology in Biomedicine.

CBRC goes to The KAUST School

Nov 20, 2016

CBRC Principal Research Scientist John Archer recently headed to The KAUST School on November 17, 2016 to present a talk to a group of high school students.

​Join the Student Poster Competition

Nov 01, 2016

As part of our conference entitled, "KAUST Research Conference: Computational Systems Biology in Biomedicine" on December 5-7, 2016, CBRC will be hosting a student poster competition open to all KAUST students with research relevant to the conference title.

​PhenomeNET method wins at Ontology matching workshop

Oct 25, 2016

CBRC congratulates Professor Robert Hoehndorf and Postdoctoral Fellow Miguel Angel Rodriguez Garcia for being one of the winners of the Ontology Alignment Evaluation Initiative challenge sponsored by Pistoia Alliance, presented in the Ontology Matching Workshop that is co-located with ISWC 2016 in Kobe, Japan. View the official announcement.

​Science in Focus

Oct 02, 2016

Watch Science in Focus Journal Reviews at KAUST hosted by CBRC’s very own Professor Takashi Gojobori! From topics such as mouse phenotyping to seagrass adaptation, Science in Focus aims to present the most interesting and innovative research here at KAUST.

Exploring artificial biosynthesis

Sep 28, 2016

Professor Xin Gao and his group developed a new software called metabolic route explorer (MRE). It designed to optimize heterologous pathways by taking into account more information than any other software.