New skills, New beginnings

Signing up for the HackBio Genomics Workshop was one of my best decisions towards enhancing my bioinformatics and genomics learning curve. Out of all the training and workshops I attended virtually, this…More

Genotyping Global Malaria Drug Resistance

Contributors: Praise Fawehinmi, Amarachukwu Okechukwu, Hafsat Alabere

Resistance to antimalarial drugs challenges our ability to save lives threatened by malaria, and to eliminate the burden that malaria places on…More

How to list publications in your academic CV 

| Written by Chidimma Nwaku Whether you are applying to a graduate school or an academic position, you need to include your publication in your CV. This shows that you are an authority in that field or that you have extensive skills, experience, and knowledge. It also shows that you have good writing and analytical…More

Tips on how to start a career in bioinformatics as a life scientist

Bioinformatics is just an umbrella name for all disciplines that use computational tools and methods to analyze biological data. Its areas of applications span: genomics, drug discovery, transcriptomics, epigenomics, metagenomics amongst many others. Bioinformatics is divided into 3 central themes:  Biology Computing  Data science As a life scientist, the biology part is pretty much solved.…More

Tips on scheduling for optimal productivity

Adulthood is a scam. It seems like what we have to do is unending. From working to handling school to running a business to taking online classes…aah! We become so busy that a lot of the time the important things we’re supposed to do are left unattended. Here are some helpful tips on how to…More