Because of the ongoing COVID19 pandemic this FY21, the BU Genome Science Institute carried out a specially-directed research initiative to support three projects with clear genomics components matching our priorities towards combating SARS-CoV2. Dr. John Connor (PhD, BUSM Dept of Microbiology, NEIDL Investigator, GSI faculty member) for the BU CoGSofHoPe project (Coronavirus Genome Surveillance […]
GSI will be collaborating with QIAGEN Digital Insights (QDI) to host an Ingenuity Pathway (IPA) Virtual Training for all active users on Wednesday May 19th from 12-3pm. QIAGEN trainer Sumana Chintalapudi will provide an introduction to IPA, data reduction & core analysis features, and a brief Q&A & introduction to the Lands Explorer feature. Please […]
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We are pleased to announce that the GSI will be renewing our license with Qiagen for Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA) for the upcoming year. As part of the renewal, we have upgraded our license to include IPA Analysis Match which will allow users to not only quickly visualize and understand complex ‘omics data, but will […]
The Annual GSI Research Symposium was successfully held virtually on November 14th, 2020. There were 111 registrations and an average 56 concurrent viewers over the span of the webinar event. The symposium began with a word from our sponsor, Illumina, with a Slide Presentation introducing the new NextSeq2000 system now here at the BUSM Microarray and […]
Learn QIAGEN IPA and CLC Workbench to generate hypotheses and insights for publications and grant renewals
Qiagen is holding an upcoming Zoom training from QIAGEN Digital Insights. Qiagen will provide no-cost trial access to our platforms, live demonstrations, and customized training. Their next training will be in two sessions, the first using the CLC bio platform for sequence analysis of viral isolates, followed by a review of Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA) […]
The Genome Science Institute is excited to announce the winners of our second annual Workshop Competition! For full details on the competition and our partners that made the competition possible, check out our official announcement here! scRNA-seq Award, theme – “Invertebrates”: “Genomic analysis of brain evolution and complex social behavior: leveraging the power of single-cell […]
Can’t make it to the symposium? No problem! Click the image below to watch the oral presentations and the award ceremony.
The 2019 academic year has been a great period of transition for the GSI. We are optimistically anticipating this transition to set the foundation for a new era – GSI 2.0. To recap some noteworthy moments from this past year, the GSI has observed extensive personnel transitions including Anita DeStefano shifting to another leadership role […]
Big congratulations are in order for the recent promotions of two GSI faculty members – Dr. Hui Feng and Dr. Valentina Perissi! On May 15, 2019, it was announced that they each have been promoted to Associate Professor status. The formal BUMC announcement notes each of their research focuses and accomplishments: Hui Feng, MED, Pharmacology […]