UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON

Center for Genomic Science Innovation

Developing new approaches for genome analysis & interpretation.

Our mission is to develop innovative technological and computational genomic approaches that illuminate our understanding of complex biological systems and address modern problems in medicine, agriculture, and basic scientific discovery.

Research in the UW-Madison CGSI focuses on three areas.

Innovations in Omic Technologies

Innovations in Computational Approaches

Understanding Complex Biological Systems

Recent Highlights

Megan McClean of the Department of Biomedical Engineering joins CGSI.  Read more about her research in single cell quantitative biology.

CGSI is awarded a $3M grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute as part of the new IGVF consortium to investigate the impact of human genetic variation.

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) showcases career paths of former NLM funded trainees in biomedical informatics and data science, including Kimberly Shoenbill, M.D., former postdoctoral trainee in the Computation and Informatics in Biology in Medicine training program.

CGSI member Sunduz Keles highlighted in the journal Nature Methods.