The Infectious Diseases Institute(IDI), Makerere University's College of Computing & Health Sciences in partnership with the US Government National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the Office of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational
Biology (NIH/NIAID/OCICB) have established the African Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Data Sciences, one of the only 2 such centers on the African continent
Gilead Msc & PhD Research Funding SupportOctober 16, 2020
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Welcome to the African Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Data-intensive Sciences(ACE)
First of its kind on the Makerere campus, the ACE is a centre for Computational Biology and big data analysis. It has a dedicated high performance computing cluster, a tele-learning center, a collaborative room with collaborative spaces and a Virtual Reality room for the latest 3-D pedagogical and diagnostic approaches. Layered over those facilities is a well designed long term(degree) and short term training programs as well as research and development support units.
The ACE within IDI launched the BIG (Big Data Interest Group) that will; Raise awareness within the regional research community on the potential applications of this computational technology Generate interest […]