Toronto Computational Biology Seminars

We maintain an up to date list of [:Seminars:computational biology relevant seminars in Toronto]. You can subscribe to the page to get e-mail alerts whenever a new seminar is added, or you can subscribe to the RSS feed for this website at the RecentChanges page.


Additional seminar lists:

Banting and Best has journal club on Tuesdays at 12:30pm and seminars on Friday at 12:30pm. TDCCBR has seminars Fridays at 1pm in the red room. The Hughes lab genomics journal club is at 4pm Wednesdays. Medical Genetics invited speaker seminars are at 4pm Mondays and student seminars are at 3pm Tuesdays.


A [:Conferences:list of conferences] that members of the Bader lab will attend or have attended is on the ["Conferences"] page.


The University of Toronto [:Courses:offers a number of courses and programs] in computational biology.


Seneca College also offers a [ bioinformatics program].

Toronto Computational Biology Community

University of Toronto

Mainly computational

[ Gary Bader]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Banting and Best

Biomolecular interaction networks and pathways

[ Anthony Bonner]

Computer Science

Computational biology algorithms, machine learning

[ Michael Brudno]

Computer Science, Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research

Computational biology algorithms

[ Hue-Sun Chan]


Computational protein folding

[ Brendan Frey]

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research

Bayesian networks, machine learning algorithms

[ Chris Hogue]


Molecular interaction database, pathway simulation, protein folding

[ Igor Jurisica]

Ontario Cancer Institute @ MaRS, Computer Science

Cancer informatics

[ David McMillen]

UofT, Mississauga

Quantitive biology, cell system simulation

[ Quaid Morris]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Computer Science

Machine learning algorithms

[ John Parkinson]

Hospital for Sick Children @ MaRS

Comparitive genomics, cell system simulation

[ Regis Pomes]

Hospital for Sick Children

Molecular dynamics simulations of proteins

[ Nicholas Provart]


Arabidopsis thaliana gene expression analysis

[ Boris Steipe]

Biochemistry, Molecular and Medical Genetics

Structural bioinformatics, protein engineering

[ Elisabeth Tillier]

University Health Network @ MaRS

Molecular evolution

[ Thodoros Topaloglou]

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Data management

[ Shoshana Wodak]

Hospital for Sick Children

Transcription factor-DNA binding, protein docking and engineering

[ Zhaolei Zhang]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Banting and Best

Comarative genomics, evolution, regulatory element prediction

Mainly wet lab

[ Charlie Boone]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Banting and Best

Genetic and physical interactions in yeast

[ Alan Davidson]


Protein folding, protein interactions

[ Stephen Davies]

Institute for Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Genetic ciruits, DNA computing

[ David Guttman]


Comparative and evolutionary genomics, molecular evolution

[ Andrew Emili]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Banting and Best

Proteomics, functional genomics, bioinformatics, mass spectrometry

[ Jack Greenblatt]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Banting and Best

Proteomics, transcription regulation

[ Walid Houry]


Molecular chapersones

[ Tim Hughes]

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Banting and Best

Functional genomics using gene expression microarrays

[ Tony Pawson]

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

Cell signaling, protein interaction domains

[ Gil Privé]

Ontario Cancer Institute

X-ray crystallography

[ Steve Scherer]

Hospital for Sick Children @ MaRS, The Centre for Applied Genomics

Human genetics

[ William Stanford]

Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Mouse mutants, stem cells

[ Mike Tyers]

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

Cell division in yeast, proteomics, interaction databases

[ Jim Woodgett]

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

Protein kinases, DNA microarrays

[ Jeff Wrana]

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

TGF-beta pathway, protein interaction networks

[ Christopher Yip]

Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Single molecule imaging, protein assembly

Biostats and epidemiology

[ Shelley Bull]

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

Statistical genetics, microarray analysis

[ Celia Greenwood]

Hospital for Sick Children

Genetic epidemiology, microarray analysis

[ John McLaughlin]

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

Statistical genetics and cancer


[ Peter Singer]

Joint Centre for Bioethics

Genomics and global health


[ Centre for Computational Biology]

Hospital for Sick Children

Support and services

[ Toronto Centre for Phenogenomics]

SLRI, UHN, SickKids, St. Michael's

Mouse phenogenomics

[ Centre for Modeling Human Disease]

Centre for Phenogenomics

Gene trap database

[ Cancer Research Institute of Ontario]


Coming soon

York University

[ Suprakash Datta]

Computer Science

Genomic signal processing

[ Jörg Grigull]

Mathematics and Statistics

Microarray analysis

[ Mariana Kant]

Computer Science

Databases, algorithms

[ Walter Whiteley]

Mathematics and Statistics

Protein structure


See the [ Computational Biology Institute of Ontario] [ community website],BR organized by Boris Steipe, for an Ontario-wide list.


See the [] [ community website],BR organized by Francis Ouellette, for a Canada-wide list.




Unleashed Informatics||200 Elm Street

Bioinformatics databases e.g. BIND, SeqHound

Benetech||180 Bloor St. W. Suite 500

Clinical software, LIMS

cStar Technologies||1122 Finch Ave. W.

Wireless sample tracking

Clinical informatics

McDougall Scientific||789 Don Mills Rd. Suite 305

Clinical statistical analysis, data management

Medical Databanks||880 Ellesmere Rd., 3rd Floor

Clinical research, data management

RamSoft||243 College Street, Suite 100

Medical imaging software


Advanced Chemistry Development||110 Yonge Street, 14th floor

Chemistry software

SimBioSys||135 Queen's Plate Drive Unit 520

Computational chemistry, docking

Biomedical graphics

AXS Biomedical Animation Studio||MaRS building

Biomedical 3D animation


ChondroGene||800 Petrolia Road (401 & Keele)

Molecular diagnostics

CombiMatrix||MaRS||Custom DNA microarrays

Tm Bioscience||439 University Ave, Suite 900

DNA-based diagnostics


MDS Sciex||71 Four Valley Drive, Concord, ON

Mass spectrometry instruments/software

Biotech hubs

MaRS Discovery District (Medical and Related Services)||MaRS building

Biotechnology hub

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