Biology and computer science  life and computation are related. 
I am confident that at their interface  great discoveries await those who seek them.”
- LAdleman
 Computing with DNA, Scientific American


This is the official site of the Research Group on Computation for Biology with Relevant Algorithmics (CoBRA), formerly ACLab Bioinformatics. CoBRA is one of several research groups under the Algorithms and Complexity Laboratory of the University of the Philippines Diliman. Specific areas of interest of CoBRA include hard combinatorial problems in bioinformatics, rice informatics, visualization and data mining of genetics and genomics data.

Recent Announcements

  • CoBRA Member Jan Michael Yap Appointed PGC Research Program Director CoBRA Member Jan Michael C. Yap has been appointed Director of the Computational Genomics and Systems Biology Research Program of the Philippine Genome Center. His term began last February 2017
    Posted Apr 10, 2017, 7:26 PM by Jan Michael Yap
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Recent Papers and Publications

2015 Polynomial-time Algorithm for Translocation Syntenic Distance C Belenzo, CS Corpuz, HN Adorna, J Clemente, RA Juayong, JM Yap  Workshop on Computation: Theory and Practice 2015 - WCTP 2015 
2015 Parallelizing the Searching for K-mers and the Alignment of Reads to Edges to Speedup the Pregraph Construction in SOAPdenovo2 G Magno, L Santos, HN Adorna, J Clemente, JM Yap  Workshop on Computation: Theory and Practice 2015 - WCTP 2015 
2015  Modification and Parallelization of the qPMS7 Algorithm K Romero, HN Adorna, J Clemente, JM Yap Workshop on Computation: Theory and Practice 2015 - WCTP 2015 
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