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Bioinformatics: Home

Current and relevant information resources on Bioinformatics.

Bioinformatics Core

The Bioinformatics Core at Discovery Park supports research and learning in bioinformatics at Purdue through expert consultation, analysis, computational resources, classes and seminars, and grant support. Visit the BI Core website or contact director, Dr. Jyothi Thimmapuram, for more information!

Introduction

Bioinformatics is an interdisciplinary field that advances methods for storing, retreiving, and analyzing biological data such as DNA, RNA, protein sequences, structure, function, pathways, and interactions.

This guide was prepared by the Bioinformatics Core and Libraries at Purdue University to give an introduction and overview of key information resources for researchers and students.

When looking for information in Bioinformatics, some suggested keywords you may use are:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Computational biology
  • Genome analysis
  • Genomics
  • Metabolomics data analysis
  • Next generation sequencing
  • Proteomics data analysis
  • Sequence analysis
  • Systems Biology
For more information about resources, services, and expertise that are availabe on campus, please contact Dr. Jyothi Thimmapuram, Director, Bioinformatics Core.

Bioinformatics in the News

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Bioinformatics Core Director

Jyothi Thimmapuram, Ph.D.
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Young Hall Room 1022 155 S. Grant Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
765.496.6252

Librarians

 
Michael Witt
 
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STEW G50
765.494.8703
mwitt@purdue.edu

 
Marianne Stowell Bracke
 
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LILY L-41
765.496.9620
mbracke@purdue.edu

 
Vicki Killion
 
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RHPH 273
765.494.1417
vkillion@purdue.edu

 

 
Pete Pascuzzi
 
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LILY L-31
765.494.3620
ppascuzz@purdue.edu