Bioinformatics Seminar

The Bioinformatics Seminar is co-sponsored by the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Theory of Computation group at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). The seminar series focuses on highlighting areas of research in the field of computational biology.

Time and Location

Meeting Time: 11:30 - 1:00 virtually on Wednesdays unless otherwise specified.

Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/94668502175 Please access Zoom with your institutional account (mit.edu)

More information coming soon

Spring 2001

Date Speaker Title Abstract
Feb 13 Leonid Mirny,
Chemistry Dept., Harvard University
Protein folding: From simple models to real proteins PDF
April 3 Christopher Burge,
Department of Biology, MIT
Algorithms for Finding Genes and Simulating RNA Splicing PDF
May 15 Eugene Shakhnovich,
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
Understanding Protein Evolution from First Principles PDF

Past Terms

A listing of the Bioinformatics Seminar series home pages from prior terms.

Organizers and Information

The Bioinformatics Seminar is hosted by MIT Simons Professor of Mathematics and head of the Computation and Biology group at CSAIL Bonnie Berger. Professor Berger is also Associate Member of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard and Affiliated Faculty of Harvard Medical School.

The seminar is announced weekly via email to members of the seminar's mailing list and to those on CSAIL's event calendar list. It is also posted in the BioWeek calendar.

Bonnie Berger: bab@mit.edu

Sarah Nyquist (TA): nyquist@mit.edu

To be added to the seminar's email announcement list or for any questions you have about the seminar, please mail bioinfo@csail.mit.edu.

If you plan to enroll in the associated course, 18.418/HST.504: Topics in Computational Molecular Biology, please contact Professor Berger (bab@mit.edu) and cc TA Sarah Nyquist (nyquist@mit.edu) for more information