Research funding:

Tools and resources development fund: call 2

To support for development of bioinformatics tools and computational approaches to the biosciences

Funding total

£1.5M.

Number of projects funded

13.

Purpose

To pump prime the next generation of tools, technologies and resources that will be required by bioscience researchers in scientific areas within BBSRC's remit.

Key aims

This call is intended to:

It is important that applications demonstrated appropriate collaborative connections, and relevance to the generation of important new biological knowledge.

Panel membership

Professor Darren Wilkinson (Chair) - University of Newcastle
Professor David Westhead (Deputy Chair) - University of Leeds
Professor Michael Bevan - John Innes Centre
Dr Albert Burger - Herriot Watt/MRC HGU Edinburgh
Professor Stephen Coombes - University of Nottingham
Professor Mark Girolami - University College London
Professor Neil Hall - University of Liverpool
Professor Jessie Kennedy - Edinburgh Napier University
Professor Kathryn Lilley - University of Cambridge
Professor Simon Lovell - University of Manchester
Professor Alberto Paccanaro - Royal Holloway University of London
Dr Liz Reynolds - General Bioinformatics
Dr Philippe Sanseau - GSK
Professor Louise Serpell - University of Sussex