Bioinformatics and biological resources fund

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Active and completed grants awarded through the BBR fund.


To provide 'proper support for resources such as databases, genetic resources and culture collections which require long term maintenance and curation'.

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Panel members

Professor Geoff Barton (Chair) - University of Dundee
Professor Iain Donnison (Deputy Chair) - University of Aberystwyth
Dr Rosalind John - Cardiff University
Professor Jürg Bähler - University College London
Dr Sarah Butcher - Imperial College London
Dr Michael Csukai - Syngenta
Dr Joanne Dicks - The John Innes Centre
Professor Roderick Hubbard - University of York
Professor Andrzej Kierzek - University of Surrey
Dr Joao Pedro de Magalhaes - University of Liverpool
Professor Ian Stansfield - University of Aberdeen
Professor Nicholas Talbot - University of Exeter