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Glasgow Computational Biology Community

Bringing Glasgow's computational biology & bioinformatics community together

If you're using a computer to solve a biology problem and you're at the University of Glasgow, you are part of the Glasgow Computational Biology community. Come along to one of our events!


Monthly Events

We hold monthly meetups to chat and share cool research. The next event is on Tuesday January 31st with info below.

Mailing List

Mailing List

All events and opportunities are announced on our mailing list. Please join it at this page (inside the university network / VPN)


The Conference

The next Glasgow Computational Biology conference will happen in 2023. Thanks to all who came to 2022's great event. You can find out more at the conference website.

Monthly events to share science and have a chat!

The community hosts events to chat about cool innovations in computational biology and bioinformatics. We have events across the university at the main campus at Gilmorehill and at various centres at Garscube and then often head to the pub. Come join us!

Next Event: January hosted by Immunology

3:30pm on January 31st in the seminar rooms (SAWB 422/423) in the School of Computing Science - Sir Alwyn Williams Building (SAWB). Location info can be found here. And then the pub afterwards!

Speakers include Domenico Somma talking about "ssRNAseq of Rheumatoid Arthritis", John Cole talking about "The Hall of Shame, research integrity in Bioinformatics" and a third mystery speaker.

Members of the Community

We have members at a lot of schools of the university. If you'd like to add your name here, please contact Jake.


The events and conference are organised by a lovely group of students and staff from across the university. If you would be interested in giving a talk or helping in the organisation, that would be very wonderful! Please contact Vinny Davies, John Cole or Jake Lever.