Welcome to the JCB

The Jena Centre for Bioinformatics (JCB) comprises about 25 research groups and aims to concentrate and strengthen interdisciplinary bioinformatics research.

An important part of the JCB’s activities is the organisation of seminars with invited external speakers and of workshops. Read More

Seminar, 20. August 2019, Areejit Samal

Tuesday, 20. August 2019, 14.15 p.m. 

Ernst-Abbe-Platz 2, Seminarraum 3423

A network perspective on biologically-relevant chemical spaces

Prof. Dr. Areejit Samal (IMSc, Chennai, India)

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Seminar, 08. August 2019, Florian Kaiser

Thursday, 08. August 2019, 14.15 p.m. 

Ernst-Abbe-Platz 2, Seminarraum 3423

Characterization of Amino Acid Recognition in Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases

Dr. Florian Kaiser
(Center for Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering (CMCB), TU Dresden)

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Seminar, 23. May 2019, Stephan Schiffels

Thursday, 23. May 2019, 16.15 p.m. 

Carl-Zeiß-Str. 3, Lecture Hall 6

Genetic history – What ancient and modern genomes tell us about our human past

Dr. Stephan Schiffels
(MPI for the Science of Human History, Jena)

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Seminar, 09. May 2019, Matthias Steinrücken

Thursday, 09. May 2019, 16.15 p.m. 

Ernst-Abbe-Platz 2, seminar room 3423

Inferring Demographic Histories using Coalescent Hidden Markov Models

Prof. Dr. Matthias Steinrücken
(Dept. of Ecology & Evolution, The University of Chicago, USA)

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Seminar, 04. February 2019, Ines Heiland

Monday, 04. February 2019, 14.15 p.m. 

Ernst-Abbe-Platz 2, seminar room 3423

Understanding the evolution of NAD metabolism and its consequences for human physiology

Prof. Dr. Ines Heiland
(Dept. of Arctic and Marine Biology Faculty of Bioscience, Fisheries and Economics; UiT The Arctic University of Norway; Norway)

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