Bioinfo 2013

Workshop on Bioinformatics and Biotechnology Applications was organized by the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB, Havana-Cuba) as a part of the V Chemistry International Symposium 2013, and sponsored by the International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB, Trieste-Italy). The course covered topics such as: computational proteomics and genomics, data integration, expression data analysis and regulatory networks, protein-protein interaction networks, mathematical models of biochemical pathways, drug design, virtual screening, docking and QSAR.
Bioinfo 2013 was organized in three sessions:
  1. Bioinformatics in Drug Design
  2. Bioinformatics and Proteomics
  3. Bioinformatics and System Biology

Invited Speaker List:
Name Country Name Country
François Lefebvre Canada Bruno Domon Lux
Rodrigo Lopez UK Yassel Ramos Cuba
Vivian Huerta Cuba Jacek Wisniewski Germany
Leonardo Mariño-Ramirez USA Vierlinger Klemens Austria
King Jordan USA Alexander Martín Cuba
Yasset Pérez Riverol Cuba Juhyun Clare Jeon Canada
Henning Hermjakob UK Daniel Palenzuela Cuba

The workshop was supported by The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Trieste, Italy and The Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Havana, Cuba.

A total of 67 delegates from 14 countries attended Bioinfo 2013.