Andrew Cowley

Andrew Cowley

Bioinformatics Trainer - Web production

Andrew Cowley is a Bioinformatics Trainer in EMBL-EBI's Web Production team. He helps users with all kinds of questions via the EMBL-EBI help desk, and has particular expertise in sequence alignment tools and programmatic access to EMBL-EBI resources. Andrew studied Biochemistry at Cambridge before moving to York University for post-graduate studies in Bioinformatics and then Structural Bioinformatics, in particular working on the identification of distinctive features of protein structure. He worked as a Bioinformatics specialist for BBSRC Bioscience IT Services from 2005 before taking up his current position at EMBL-EBI in 2010.

ORCID iD: 0000-0001-5092-2220

Tel:+ 44 (0) 1223 494 551 / Fax:+ 44 (0) 1223 492 621



Analysis Tool Web Services from the EMBL-EBI.
McWilliam H, Li W, Uludag M, Squizzato S, Park YM, Buso N, Cowley AP, Lopez R.
Nucleic Acids Res Volume 41 (2013) p.w597-600
DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkt376


PSI-Search: iterative HOE-reduced profile SSEARCH searching.
Li W, McWilliam H, Goujon M, Cowley A, Lopez R, Pearson WR.
Bioinformatics Volume 28 (2012) p.1650-1651
DOI: 10.1093/bioinformatics/bts240