University of Pretoria Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

This unit forms part of The Genomics Research Institute and The African Center for Gene Technologies. They offer training, support, and research in the areas of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, specifically:

  • Analyzing and comparing protein and nucleic acid sequences 

  • Annotating genomes

  • Studying gene expression patterns

  • Investigating molecular structures

  • Simulating metabolic pathways

The unit also offers Honours, MSc and PhD postgraduate programs in Bioinformatics, and carries out research in the fields of:


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