Leading Professional Society for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
Connecting, Training, Empowering, Worldwide

Education and Training Resources

Ed Refs 2010

This page collects literature related to bioinformatics education and training. Here are 2009-2011 articles.
  • Obom KM, Cummings PJ.
    Comparison of Online and Onsite Bioinformatics Instruction for a Fully Online Bioinformatics Master's Program.
    J Microbiol Biol Educ. 2009 Dec 17;8(1):22-7. PubMed abstract

  • Schneider MV, Watson J, Attwood T, Rother K, Budd A, McDowall J, Via A, Fernandes P, Nyronen T, Blicher T, Jones P, Blatter MC, De Las Rivas J, Phillip Judge D, van der Gool W, Brooksbank C.
    Bioinformatics training: a review of challenges, actions and support requirements.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Jun 18. PubMed abstract

  • Wright VA, Vaughan BW, Laurent T, Lopez R, Brooksbank C, Schneider MV.
    Bioinformatics training: selecting an appropriate learning content management system--an example from the European Bioinformatics Institute.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Jul 2. PubMed abstract

  • Yamashita G, Miller H, Goddard A, Norton C.
    A model for Bioinformatics training: the marine biological laboratory.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Jul 25. PubMed abstract

  • Cummings MP, Temple GG.
    Broader incorporation of bioinformatics in education: opportunities and challenges.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Aug 26. PubMed abstract

  • Buttigieg PL.
    Perspectives on presentation and pedagogy in aid of bioinformatics education.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Aug 19. PubMed abstract

  • Kulkarni-Kale U, Sawant S, Chavan V.
    Bioinformatics education in India.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Aug 12. PubMed abstract

  • Jungck JR, Donovan SS, Weisstein AE, Khiripet N, Everse SJ.
    Bioinformatics education dissemination with an evolutionary problem solving perspective.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Nov;11(6):570-81. PubMed abstract

  • Rother K, Rother M, Pleus A, Upmeier zu Belzen A.
    Multi-stage learning aids applied to hands-on software training.
    Brief Bioinform. 2010 Nov;11(6):582-6. PubMed abstract

  • Ditty JL, Kvaal CA, Goodner B, Freyermuth SK, Bailey C, Britton RA, Gordon SG, Heinhorst S, Reed K, Xu Z, Sanders-Lorenz ER, Axen S, Kim E, Johns M, Scott K, Kerfeld CA.
    Incorporating genomics and bioinformatics across the life sciences curriculum.
    PLoS Biol. 2010 Aug 10;8(8):e1000448. PubMed abstract

  • Brazas MD, Yamada JT, Ouellette BF.
    Providing web servers and training in Bioinformatics: 2010 update on the Bioinformatics Links Directory.
    Nucleic Acids Res. 2010 Jul;38(Web Server issue):W3-6. PubMed abstract

  • Sanderson K.
    Bioinformatics: Curation generation.
    Nature. 2011 Feb 10;470(7333):295-6. PubMed abstract

  • Kerfeld CA, Scott KM.
    Using BLAST to teach "E-value-tionary" concepts.
    PLoS Biol. 2011 Feb 1;9(2):e1001014. PubMed abstract

  • Fuselier L, Bougary A, Malott M.
    From trace evidence to bioinformatics: Putting bryophytes into molecular biology education.
    Biochem Mol Biol Educ. 2011 Jan;39(1):38-46. doi: 10.1002/bmb.20458 PubMed abstract

  • Zhang X.
    Exploring cystic fibrosis using bioinformatics tools: A module designed for the freshman biology course.
    Biochem Mol Biol Educ. 2011 Jan;39(1):17-20. doi: 10.1002/bmb.20460. PubMed abstract

  • Locatis C, Berner ES, Hammack G, Smith S, Maisiak R, Ackerman M.
    Communication and proximity effects on outcomes attributable to sense of presence in distance bioinformatics education.
    BMC Med Educ. 2011 Mar 14;11(1):10. PubMed abstract

  • Pennisi E.
    Paleogenetics. Computer Kid Makes Good
    Science. 2010 May 7;328(5979):683. PubMed abstract

  • Taneri B.
    Is there Room for Ethics within Bioinformatics Education?
    J Comput Biol. 2011 Jul;18(7):907-16. PubMed abstract

  • Kawano S, Ono H, Takagi T, Bono H.
    Tutorial videos of bioinformatics resources: online distribution trial in Japan named TogoTV.
    Brief Bioinform. 2011 Jul 29. PubMed abstract

  • Lewitter F, Bourne PE.
    Teaching bioinformatics at the secondary school level.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2011 Oct;7(10):e1002242. PubMed abstract

  • Form D, Lewitter F.
    Ten simple rules for teaching bioinformatics at the high school level.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2011 Oct;7(10):e1002243. PubMed abstract

  • Gallagher SR, Coon W, Donley K, Scott A, Goldberg DS.
    A first attempt to bring computational biology into advanced high school biology classrooms.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2011 Oct;7(10):e1002244. PubMed abstract

  • Via A, De Las Rivas J, Attwood TK, Landsman D, Brazas MD, Leunissen JA, Tramontano A, Schneider MV.
    Ten simple rules for developing a short bioinformatics training course.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2011 Oct;7(10):e1002245. PubMed abstract

  • Schneider MV, Walter P, Blatter MC, Watson J, Brazas MD, Rother K, Budd A, Via A, van Gelder CW, Jacob J, Fernandes P, Nyrönen TH, De Las Rivas J, Blicher T, Jimenez RC, Loveland J, McDowall J, Jones P, Vaughan BW, Lopez R, Attwood TK, Brooksbank C.
    Bioinformatics Training Network (BTN): a community resource for bioinformatics trainers.
    Brief Bioinform. 2011 Nov 22. PubMed abstract

  • Maintained by Lynda Ellis and Kristian Rother