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Jan O. Korbel

Jan O. Korbel is a German scientist working in the fields of Human Genetics, Genomics and Computational Biology. He is principal investigator and tenured Senior Scientist at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory Heidelberg, Germany, and one o ...

                                               

Werner G. Krebs

Werner G. Krebs is an American data scientist. He is currently CEO of data science and artificial intelligence startup Acculation, Inc. and has previously held positions at what are now Virtu Financial, Bank of America, and the San Diego Supercom ...

                                               

Anders Krogh

Anders Krogh is a bioinformatician at the University of Copenhagen, where he leads the universitys bioinformatics center. He is known for his pioneering work on the use of hidden Markov models in bioinformatics, and is co-author of a widely used ...

                                               

Gad Landau

Gad Menahem Landau is an Israeli computer scientist noted for his contributions to combinatorial pattern matching and string algorithms and is the founding department chair of the Computer Science Department at the University of Haifa. He has coa ...

                                               

Ben Langmead

Langmead gained his Bachelor of Arts degree in computer science from Columbia College, Columbia University in 2003. He gained both his Master of Science and PhD degrees in computer science from the University of Maryland, supervised by Steven Sal ...

                                               

Charles Lawrence (mathematician)

Charles Chip Lawrence is an American bioinformatician and mathematician, who is the pioneer in developing novel statistical approaches to biological sequence analysis. After his PhD graduation, Lawrence became the assistant professor in Systems E ...

                                               

Nicolas Le Novere

Nicolas Le Novere is a British and French biologist. His research focus on modeling signaling pathways and developing tools to share mathematical models.

                                               

Thomas Lengauer

Thomas Lengauer is a German computer scientist, working in the fields of computational biology, computational chemistry and combinatorial optimization.

                                               

Arthur M. Lesk

Arthur Mallay Lesk, is a protein science researcher, who is a professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at the Pennsylvania State University in University Park.

                                               

Michael Levitt

Michael Levitt, is an American-British-Israeli-South African biophysicist and a professor of structural biology at Stanford University, a position he has held since 1987. Levitt received the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, together with Martin Kar ...

                                               

Suzanna Lewis

Suzanna E. Lewis is a scientist and Principal Investigator at the Berkeley Bioinformatics Open-source Project based at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Lewis leads the development of open standards and software for genome annotation and ont ...

                                               

Heng Li

Heng Li is a Chinese bioinformatics scientist. He is an assistant professor at the department of Biomedical Informatics of Harvard Medical School and the department of Biostatistics & Computational Biology of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He was ...

                                               

Wentian Li

Wentian Li is a bioinformatician. He is co-editor-in-chief of Computational Biology and Chemistry and member of the editorial board of the Journal of Theoretical Biology. Li is an investigator at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. Li r ...

                                               

Michal Linial

Michal Linial is a Professor of Biological Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Director of The Sudarsky Center for Computational Biology. She was elected a fellow of the International Society for Computational Biology in 2016 for ...

                                               

David J. Lipman

David J. Lipman is an American biologist who since 1989 to 2017 had been the Director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information at the National Institutes of Health. NCBI is the home of GenBank, the U.S. node of the International Seque ...

                                               

List of fellows of the International Society for Computational Biology

Shoshana Wodak Steven E. Brenner Haim Wolfson Barry Honig Dan Gusfield Helen M. Berman Lincoln Stein Christine Orengo Aviv Regev Anna Tramontano Janet Kelso Michal Linial Sarah Teichmann

                                               

List of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology keynote speakers

The following is a list of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology keynote speakers. ISMB is an academic conference on the subjects of bioinformatics and computational biology organised by the International Society for Computational Biology ISC ...

                                               

Xiaole Shirley Liu

Xiaole Shirley Liu is a Professor in the Department of Data Sciences at the Dana–Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She was educated at Stanford University where her thesis committee included Douglas Brutlag, J ...

                                               

Stefano Lonardi

Stefano Lonardi is an Italian computer scientist and bioinformatician, currently Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at University of California, Riverside. He is also a faculty member of the Graduate Pr ...

                                               

Yves A. Lussier

Yves A. Lussier is a physician-scientist conducting research in Precision medicine, Translational bioinformatics and Personal Genomics. As a co-founder of Purkinje, he pioneered the commercial use of controlled medical vocabulary organized as dir ...

                                               

Magnus Manske

Heinrich Magnus Manske is a senior staff scientist at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in Cambridge, UK and a software developer of one of the first versions of the MediaWiki software, which powers Wikipedia.

                                               

Hanah Margalit

Hanah Margalit is a Professor in the faculty of medicine at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Her research combines bioinformatics, computational biology and systems biology, specifically in the fields of gene regulation in bacteria and eukaryotes.

                                               

Aoife McLysaght

McLysaght was educated at the University of Dublin where she was a student of Trinity College and awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree in Genetics in 1998, followed by a PhD in 2002 for research supervised by Kenneth H. Wolfe on the evolution of ver ...

                                               

Gilean McVean

Gilean Alistair Tristram McVean is a professor of statistical genetics at the University of Oxford, director of the Big Data Institute, fellow of Linacre College, Oxford and co-founder and director of Genomics plc. He also co-chaired the 1000 Gen ...

                                               

Elliot McVeigh

Elliot R. McVeigh is a Professor of Bioengineering, Medicine and Radiology at the University of California, San Diego. His research utilises low dose CT imaging and MR imaging techniques to identify those people at substantially higher risk for h ...

                                               

Michael I. Miller

Michael Ira Miller is an American-born biomedical engineer and data scientist, and the Bessie Darling Massey Professor and Director of the Johns Hopkins University Department of Biomedical Engineering. He worked with Ulf Grenander in the field of ...

                                               

Webb Miller

For the Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent, see Webb Miller journalist. Webb Colby Miller is a professor in the Department of Biology and the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University.

                                               

Satoru Miyano

Satoru Miyano is a Professor at Human Genome Center at the University of Tokyo. He was awarded fellowship of the International Society for Computational Biology in 2013 for outstanding contributions to the fields of computational biology and bioi ...

                                               

Barend Mons

Barend Mons is a molecular biologist by training and a leading FAIR data specialist. The first decade of his scientific career he spent on fundamental research on malaria parasites and later on translational research for malaria vaccines. In the ...

                                               

Jason H. Moore

Jason H. Moore is a translational bioinformatics scientist, biomedical informatician, and human geneticist, the Edward Rose Professor of Informatics and Director of the Institute for Biomedical Informatics at the Perelman School of Medicine at th ...

                                               

Yves Moreau

Yves Moreau is a Professor of Engineering at KU Leuven. Moreau was elected a Fellow of the International Society for Computational Biology in 2018 for outstanding contributions to the fields of computational biology and bioinformatics.

                                               

Bernard Moret

Bernard M. E. Moret is a Swiss-American computer scientist, an emeritus professor of Computer Science at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in Switzerland. He is known for his work in computational phylogenetics, and in particular for m ...

                                               

Stephen Muggleton

Stephen H. Muggleton FBCS, FIET, FAAAI,FECCAI, FSB, FREng is Professor of Machine Learning and Head of the Computational Bioinformatics Laboratory at Imperial College London.

                                               

Robert F. Murphy (computational biologist)

Robert F. Murphy is the Ray and Stephanie Lane Professor of Computational Biology and head of the Computational Biology Department at Carnegie Mellon University, as well as Professor of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, and Machine Lea ...

                                               

Eugene Myers

Eugene Wimberly "Gene" Myers, Jr. is an American computer scientist and bioinformatician, who is best known for contributing to the early development of the NCBIs BLAST tool for sequence analysis.

                                               

Sebastian Nerz

Sebastian Matthias Nerz is a German politician and bioinformatician who was the leader of the Pirate Party Germany from May 2011 to April 2012. He left the Pirate Party Germany in February 2014.

                                               

Denis Noble

Denis Noble is a British biologist who held the Burdon Sanderson Chair of Cardiovascular Physiology at the University of Oxford from 1984 to 2004 and was appointed Professor Emeritus and co-Director of Computational Physiology. He is one of the p ...

                                               

Ruth Nussinov

Ruth Nussinov is a Professor in the Department of Human Genetics, School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University and is the Senior Principal Scientist and Principal Investigator at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. Nussinov ...

                                               

Duncan Odom

Duncan T. Odom is a research group leader at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute at the University of Cambridge. Previously he was as an associate faculty member at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute from 2011 to 2018.

                                               

Christine Orengo

Christine Anne Orengo, is a Professor of Bioinformatics at University College London known for her work on protein structure, particularly the CATH database. Orengo serves as president-elect of the International Society for Computational Biology.

                                               

Alicia Oshlack

Alicia Yinema Kate Nungarai Oshlack is an Australian bioinformatician and is Head of Bioinformatics at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute at the Royal Childrens Hospital in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She is best known for her work deve ...

                                               

Christos Ouzounis

Ouzounis received his undergraduate degree B.Sc. in Biological Sciences from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 1987. He then received an M.Sc. in Biological Computation from the University of York in 1988 and went on to perform doctoral ...

                                               

Lior Pachter

Lior Samuel Pachter is a computational biologist. He works at the California Institute of Technology, where he is the Bren Professor of Computational Biology. He has widely varied research interests including genomics, combinatorics, computationa ...

                                               

Roderic D. M. Page

Roderic Dugald Morton Page is a New Zealand-born evolutionary biologist at the University of Glasgow, Scotland, and the author of several books. As of 2015 he is professor at the University of Glasgow and was editor of the journal Systematic Biol ...

                                               

Jeffrey D. Palmer

Palmer was educated at Swarthmore College and completed his PhD at Stanford University on the evolution of chloroplast DNA supervised by Winslow Briggs in 1982.

                                               

Bernhard Palsson

Upon graduation Palsson joined the chemical engineering faculty at University of Michigan where he served as a professor until 1995. In 1995, he joined the department of Bioengineering at University of California, San Diego and was named the Gale ...

                                               

Meredith L. Patterson

Meredith L. Patterson is an American technologist, science fiction writer, and journalist. She has spoken at numerous industry conferences on a wide range of topics. She is also a blogger and software developer, and a leading figure in the biopun ...

                                               

Gheorghe Paun

Gheorghe Paun is a computer scientist from Romania, prominent for work on membrane computing and the P system. Paun studied mathematics at the University of Bucharest, obtaining an MSc. in 1974 and a PhD in 1977 under the direction of Solomon Mar ...

                                               

William Pearson (scientist)

William Raymond Pearson is professor of biochemistry and molecular Genetics in the School of Medicine at the University of Virginia. Pearson is best known for the development of the FASTA format. Pearson was elected a fellow of the International ...

                                               

Dana Pe'er

Dana Peer is currently the Chair and Professor in Computational and Systems Biology Program at Sloan Kettering Institute and regarded as one of the leading researchers in computational systems biology. Previously, she was a professor at Columbia ...