23 Sep 2016

Sanger Institute Faculty member is recognised for his contribution to bioinformatics 

Sanger Institute Faculty member Richard Durbin was honoured for a lifetime of pioneering research and innovation in the field of bioinformatics with the prestigious International Steven Hoogendijk Award at a ceremony on 23 September 2016.

16 Sep 2016

Regular updates and exchanges of cancer data in childhood cancer will help both institutions and will be made freely available to researchers worldwide

The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute is combining the power of COSMIC, its large-scale cancer genetics database, with ProteinPaint data mining and visualization system at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis TN, to support the discovery and understanding of genetic mutations in paediatric cancers.