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ISCB News and Announcements

  • Next Generation Sequencing Conference 2018 (NGS 2018)
  • 5th International Society for Computational Biology Latin America, SOIBIO and EMBnet Joint Bioinformatics Conference 2018 (ISCB-LA SOIBIO EMBnet 2018)

ISCB is Committed to Inclusivity and Open Science

In view of the recent events in the USA and elsewhere, ISCB wants to emphasize the commitment of our Society to its foundational principles of open science, international communication, and inclusiveness.
ISCB will reinforce its efforts to support all members of our international community, and to promote their ability to develop and exchange scientific knowledge at service of the society at large.


Alfonso Valencia,
President, ISCB
Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
Structural and Computational Biology Programme
Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO)
Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
President-elect, ISCB
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor, Genomics and Bioinformatics
University of California, San Diego
Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Bioinformatics Group Leader
Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor, Bioinformatics
University College London
Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Senior Lecturer
Bioinformatics Program Director
University of New South Wales
Scott Markel, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Principal Bioinformatics Architect
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA