CIMR Bioinformatics Core Unit
Location: Addenbrooke's Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, UK.
Name/Title: CIMR Core Bioinformatics Unit Links: http://www.cimr.cam.ac.uk/about/facilities/bioinformatics
Group size: 1 Bioinformatician
Environment: The Cambridge Institute for Medical Research (CIMR) houses approximately 34 PIs who work mostly on cell biology topics related to disease. Some groups (~5) have embedded bioinformaticians.
Pertinent hardware info: Small HPC with 9 nodes of 24 cores each. Running Torque/MAUI. Hardware support provided by local IT group.
Bioinformatics support model: