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Resources for those interested in the subject of bioinformatics, the interdisciplinary science that uses information technology to solve molecular biology problems.


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Bioinformatics at U-M

Tools and Technology Seminar Series

The Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics holds a weekly seminar each Thursday, at 12 noon EST, highlighting a tool or technology that is under development or currently being used by biomedical researchers. These seminars are streamed live and are also archived and made available for future viewing. See the Tools and Technology Seminar Series Webpage to get more information, view upcoming speakers, and watch archived talks.

DCM&B Tools

DCM&B has developed a number of freely available tools.  More information and a complete list of the tools can be found on DCM&B Software and Bioinformatics Tools page.

Video Tutorials