About CBB

The Centre for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (CBB) is a virtual centre located at the Karolinska Institutet’s (KI's) Campus Flemingsberg.

Photo: Erik Cronberg

The Centre for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (CBB) is a virtual centre located at the Karolinska Institutet’s (KI's) Campus Flemingsberg. The centre offers expertise and scientific networking opportunities to the pre-clinical and clinical research environment. Activities of the centre include mentoring for early-stage researchers (PhD students and postdocs), support for project planning and grant writing, as well as seminars and discussion groups around bioinformatics and biostatistics methods and their application to biomedical data.

History

The Centre for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (CBB) is in the startup phase since February 2021.

Information meeting

CBB had a first information meeting on April 29th, 2021. A zoom recording from the meeting, as well as the presentation, can be found below.

Contact

Centre for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics
Department of Biosciences and Nutrition
Karolinska Institutet

Email: cbb@ki.se

Carsten Daub

Director
H2 Department of Biosciences and Nutrition

Hannes Hagström

Co-director
H7 Department of Medicine, Huddinge

Steering Board

The steering board will be formed during 2021.

Affiliated Researchers

We are looking for up to three bioinformaticians or biostatisticians to work with up to 30% of their time for CBB with corresponding compensation of the salary costs to their employer. 

Read more about Expression of Interest to work in affiliation with CBB.

Financial support

CBB receives financial support from CIMED Infrastructure funding and from Karolinska Institutet.