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Engineering Biology in Cambridge


The Annual Symposium of the Cambridge Computational Biology Institute will be taking place on the 17th of May 2017.

Organised in collaboration by Cambridge University Health Partners and Cambridge Computational Biology Institute, this one-day event will cover a wide range of Research Departments from Astronomy to Engineering, involving speakers from diverse backgrounds across the University and region. This year's Symposium will feature a strong focus on health and health research.

* Attendance is free but registration is needed: *


Sergio Bacallado (DPMMS) A Bayesian mixed model for the analysis of microbial populations
Jonathan Cairns (Babraham Institute) Understanding the function of non-coding disease mutations with 3D genomics
Erik Clark (Zoology) Dynamical models of insect segment patterning
Ali Dariush (Astronomy) A multi-disciplinary approach towards analysing medical imaging data
Lydia Drumright (Medicine) Intelligent use of routinely collected data (and samples): increasing research efficiency and transforming medical care?
James Liley (CIMR) Characterisation of genetic heterogeneity in disease
John Marioni (CRUK CI/EBI) Computational methods for single-cell transcriptomics
Keith McNeil (NHS England) Keynote Address
Andreas Petrides (Engineering) Substrate enzyme-sequestration in multisite protein phosphorylation
Aylwyn Scally (Genetics) Patterns and processes of germline mutation
Gopi Shah (CRUK CI) Light sheet microscopy: prospects and challenges of high speed volume imaging


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Wednesday, 17 May, 2017 - 09:00 to 17:15
Contact name: 
Andrew Balmer
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Event location: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences | Wilberforce Road | Cambridge | CB3 0WA