Bioinformatics Research Group (BioRG)
Profile: This research group works on problems from the fields of Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Data Mining, and Information Retrieval. The group's research projects includes Comparative Genomics of Bacterial genomes, Metagenomics, Genomic databases, Pattern Discovery in sequences and structures, micro-array data analysis, prediction of regulatory elements, primer design, probe design, phylogenetic analysis, medical image processing, image analysis, data integration, data mining, information retrieval, knowledge discovery in electronic medical records, and more.

Publications, Posters, & Software(Click here)


Faculty Members


Prof. Giri Narasimhan
(Bioinformatics)
girics.fiu.edu

Current Students

Mario Consuegra
mcons004fiu.edu
Structural Bioinformatics and Algorithms

Mitch (Misael) Fernandez
mfern083fiu.edu
General Bioinformatics
Andrius Radvilas Bubelis
abubelis1gmail.com
Structural Bioinformatics

Recent Graduates

Melita Jaric
In Memoriam
Melita Jaric passed away on March 11, 2013. A bright, promising life was snuffed out in a careless hit-and-run accident. For more details, click here

Posthumous Ph.D., 2013

Deborah Plana
dplanaMIT.EDU
Biological Data Mining

Recent Graduates

Xing Yang (M.S. 2011)
olive_yxyahoo.com
General Bioinformatics
Daniel Medvin (M.S. 2011)
Daniel.Medvinfiu.edu
Comparative Genomics

Gisela Gonzalez (B.S. 2010)
giseladelcarmengmail.com
Metagenomics

Recent Graduates


Roxana Ordonez (B.S., 2008)
felsiggmail.com
Comparative Genomics

Camilo Valdes (B.S., 2008)
hobbes182gmail.com
Comparative Genomics
Now at CCS, U Miami

Tom Milledge (MS, 2008)
tmille01cs.fiu.edu
Structure Pattern Discovery
Now at: Duke University

Recent Graduates


Erliang Zeng (PhD, 2008)
ezeng001cs.fiu.edu
Protein-Protein Interactions; Data Mining
Now at: Notre Dame University

Michael Robinson (M.S., 2009)
Bioinformatics Databases,
High-Performance Computing
mrobi002cs.fiu.edu

Andres Parra (Ph. D., 2009)
nparr003fiu.edu
Medical Image Registration

Recent Graduates


Chengyong Yang (PhD, 2006)
Email
Data Mining & Microarray Analysis
Now at: Applied BioSystems, Inc.

Gaolin Zheng (PhD, 2006)
Email
Microarray Analysis
Now at: North Carolina Central University

Patricia Buendia (PhD, 2006)
Email
Phylogenetics
Now at: University of Miami


Recent Awards and Honors


Recently Completed Funded Projects


Research Collaborators


Graduated Students


Important Bioinformatics Conferences


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