Scientific Advisory Boards and Committees - Services

BioModels Scientific Advisory Committee

  • Carole Goble, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Thomas Lemberger, Nature Publishing Group/EMBO
  • Pedro Mendes, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Wolfgang Mueller, HITS, Germany
  • Philippe Sanseau, GSK, United Kingdom

Cheminformatics: ChEMBL and ChEBI Advisory Committee

  • Jildau Bouwman, TNO Innovation for Life, The Netherlands
  • Steve Bryant, NIH, United States
  • Edgar Jabcoby, Novartis, Basel, Switzerland
  • Gabi Kastenmueller, Institute of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, Germany
  • Andrew Leach, GlaxoSmithKline Plc, United Kingdom (Chair)
  • Tudor Oprea, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States
  • Alfonso Valencia, CNIO, Madrid, Spain
  • Peter Willett, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Ensembl Scientific Advisory Board

  • Anne Ferguson-Smith, Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator, Professor of Genetics in Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Deanna Church, Senior Director of Applications, 10X Genomics, Pleasanton, California, United States
  • Erich Jarvis, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Professor and Head of the Laboratory of Neurogenetics of Language, The Rockefeller University, New York, United States
  • Federica Di Palma, Director of Science (Vertebrate and Health Genomics), Earlham Institute, Norwich, United Kingdom
  • Felicity Jones, Max Planck Research Group Leader, Friedrich Miescher Laboratory, Tuebingen, Germany
  • Ivo Gut, Director, Centro Nacional de Análisis Genómico, Centre of Genomic Regulagion, Barcelona, Spain
  • Martien Groenen, Professor Animal Breeding and Genetics, Wageningen University, the Netherlands
  • Mark Diekhans, Technical Project Manager, Center for Biomolecular Science & Engineering, UCSC, California, United States
  • Heidi Rehm, Associate Professor of Pathology, BWH and Harvard Medical School; Director, Partners Laboratory for Molecular Medicine; Massachusetts, USA

Ensembl Genomes Scientific Advisory Board

  • Dick de Ridder, University of Wageningen (Chair)
  • Anne-Francoise Adam-Blondin, URGI, INRA, France
  • Mario Caccamo, NIAB, United Kingdom
  • Alexander Goessman, Justus Leibig University, Germany
  • Inge Jonassen, University of Bergen, Norway
  • Mara Lawinczak, Sanger Institute, United Kingdom
  • Claudine Medigue, Genoscope, France
  • Jason Staijich, University of Riverside, United States

European Genome-phoneme Archive (EGA) Scientific Advisory Board

  • Gil McVean, Oxford University, United Kingdom
  • Teri Manolio, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States
  • Joaquin Dopazo, Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe, Valencia, Spain
  • Dixie Baker, Martin-Blanck and Associates, Alexandria, Virginia, United States
  • Anne Cambon-Thomsen, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Medicale (INSERM), Toulouse, France
  • Jan-Willem Boiten, Dutch Techcentre for Life Sciences, Eindhoven, the Netherlands

European Nucleotide Archive Scientific Advisory Board

  • Mark Blaxter, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Chair)
  • Alvis Brazma, EMBL-EBI (observer)
  • Fiona Brinkman, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
  • Antoine Danchin, CNRS, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
  • Frank Oliver Glöckner, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
  • Tim Hubbard, King’s College London, United Kingdom
  • Macha Nikolski, CNRS Bordeaux (CBiB), France
  • Babis Savakis, University of Crete and Alexander Fleming BSRC, Heraklion and Athens, Greece
  • Martin Vingron, Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
  • Patrick Wincker, Genoscope, Evry, France

Expression Atlas and ArrayExpress

  • Roderic Guigo Serra,  Centre de Regualció Genòmica, Barcelona, Spain
  • Ruedi Aebersold, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Jurg Bahler, University College London, United Kingdom
  • Angela Brooks, University of California at Santa Cruz, USA
  • Kathryn Lilley, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Zemin Zhang, Peking University, China

Gene Ontology Scientific Advisory Board

  • Philip Bourne, University of California, San Diego, CA, United States
  • Richard Scheuermann, University of Texas Southwestern Meidcal Centre, Dallas, United States
  • Michael Schroeder, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
  • Barry Smith, SUNY Buffalo, NY, United States
  • Olga Troyanskaya, Princeton University, Department of Computer Science and Molecular Biology, NJ, United States
  • Michael Tyers, Samuel Lunenfeld Research institue, Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada

GWAS Catalog Scientific Advisory Board

  • Nancy Cox, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, United States
  • Josh Denny, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, United States
  • Mike Feolo, National Center for Biotechnology Information, Bethesda, Maryland, United States
  • Marylyn Ritchie, Pennsylvania State University, United States
  • Alexis Battle, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
  • Ines Barroso, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom

IntAct and Complex Portal

  • Pascal Braun, Technische Universität München, Germany
  • Alex Jones, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • Giovanni Cesareni, Tor Vergata University Rome, Italy
  • Willem Ouwehand, Department of Haematology, University of Cambridge NHS Blood and Transplant Centre, United Kingdom
  • Peter Woollard, GSK, Stevenage, United Kingdom

International Genome Sample Resource (IGSR) Scientific Advisory Board

  • Eimear Kerry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, United States
  • Jan Korbel, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
  • Richard Durbin, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Piero Carninci, Riken, Japan
  • Jane Kaye, Oxford University, United Kingdom
  • Cisca Wijmenga, University of Groningen, the Netherlands

International Nucleotide Sequence Database Collaboration (INSDC) International Advisory Committee

  • Mark Blaxter, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Antoine Danchin, CNRS, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France (Chair)
  • Tim Hubbard, King’s College London, United Kingdom
  • Babis Savakis, University of Crete and IMBB-FORTH, Heraklion, Greece
  • Jean Weissenbach, Genoscope, Evry, France

InterPro/Pfam Scientific Advisory Board

  • Patrick Aloy, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona, Spain
  • Michael Galperin, National Center for Biotechnology Information, Bethesda, MD, United States
  • Nicola Mulder, Institue of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Sean Munro, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Jen Potts, Chair of Molecular Biophysics, University of York, United Kingdom
  • Alfonso Valencia, Structural Computational Biology Group, CNIO, Madrid, Spain

Literature Services

  • Terry Attwood, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Theo Bloom, British Medical Journal, London, United Kingdom (Chair)
  • Jan Brasse, Göttingen State and University Library, Germany
  • Martin Fenner, DataCite, Hannover, Germany
  • Jenny Malloy, University of Cambridge and ContentMine, United Kingdom
  • Patrick Ruch, University of Applied Sciences, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Frank Uhlmann, The Francis Crick Institute, London, United Kingdom

Metagenomics (EBI Metagenomics) Scientific Advisory Board

  • Mark Blaxter, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Chair)
  • Chris Bowler, Institut de Biologie de l'Ecole Normale Supérieure (IBENS), Pairs, France
  • Alice McHardy, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany
  • Eric Pelletier, Genescope, Paris, France
  • Katie Pollard, Gladstone Institutes UCSF, San Francisco, United States
  • Phil Poole, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Open Targets

  • Bissan Al-Lazikani, Team leader, Computational Biology and Chemogenomics, The Institute of Cancer Research, United Kingdom
  • Søren Brunak, Professor and Founder, Center for Biological Sequence Analysis - Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
  • Robert Graham, Senior Scientist, OMNI Human Genetics, Genentech, United States
  • Fiona Marshall, Founder, Director and Chief Scientific Officer, Heptares Therapeutics, United Kingdom
  • Berent Prakken, Chair Research and Education Pediatric Immunologist, Division Pediatrics, Wilhelmina Children's Hospital UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
  • Robert Vries, Managing Director, Hubrecht Organoid Technology foundation, HUB, the Netherlands

Proteomics Identifications Database (PRIDE)

  • Ruedi Aebersold, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Roz Banks, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Angus Lamond, University of Dundee, United Kingdom
  • Kathryn Lilley, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Juri Rappsilber, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Ioannis Xenarios, SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Geneva, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Reactome Scientific Advisory Committee

  • Russ Altman, Stanford University, United States
  • Gary Bader, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Richard Belew, University of California San Diego, United States
  • John Overington, EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute, United Kingdom
  • Edda Klipp, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Germany
  • Adrian Krainer, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, United States
  • Ed Marcotte, University of Texas at Austin, United States
  • Mark McCarthy, Oxford University, United KingdomK
  • Jill Mesirov, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, United States
  • Bill Pearson, University of Virginia, United States
  • Brian Shoichet, University of California San Francisco, United States

RNA group (RNAcentral and Rfam) Scientific Advisory Board

  • Sean Eddy, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
  • Eric Westhof, University of Strasbourg, France
  • John Rinn, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Michele Meyer, Boston College,  Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Mihaela Zavolan, University of Basel, Switzerland

Technical Services Cluster Scientific Advisory Board

  • Ewan Birney, Director, EMBL-EBI
  • Rolf Apweiler, Director, EMBL-EBI
  • Rupert Lueck, Head of IT Services, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
  • Anton Enright, Research Group Leader, EMBL-EBI
  • David Fergusson, ‎Head of Research Services, University of Edinburgh Information Services Group, United Kingdom
  • Nick Goldman, Research Group Leader, EMBL-EBI
  • Helen Parkinson, Head of Molecular Archival Resources, EMBL-EBI
  • Ugis Sarkans, Technical Team Leader, Functional Genomics, EMBL-EBI
  • Andy Yates, Team Leader, Genomics Technology Infrastructure, EMBL-EBI

External Training Programme Advisory Group

  • Alex Bateman, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton, United Kingdom
  • Rob Finn, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton, United Kingdom
  • Helen Firth, Cambridge University Hospitals Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Mark Forster, Daresbury Laboratory, United Kingdom
  • Nick Goldman, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton, United Kingdom
  • Paul Kersey, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton, United Kingdom
  • Andy Yates, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton, United Kingdom
  • Gos Micklem, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Nicky Mulder, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Patricia Palagi, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland
  • Chris Ponting, University of Edinburgh,  United Kingdom
  • Rochelle Tractenberg, Georgetown University, USA
  • Andrew White, Unilever, United Kingdom

UniProt: The Universal Protein Resource Scientific Advisory Committee

  • Russ Altmann, Stanford University, United States
  • Carol Bult, The Jackson Laboratory, Mouse Genome Informatics, United States
  • Martin Ebeling, Roche Pharmaceutical Research and Early Development, Basel, Switzerland
  • Fuchu He, Beijing Proteome Research Center, China
  • Maricel Kann, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA
  • Edward Marcotte, University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • Maryann Martone, National Center for Microscopy and Imaging Research, University of California, San Diego, United States
  • Lynne Regan, Yale University, USA
  • Peter Robinson, The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, Farmington, United States
  • Philippe Sansaeau, GSK, UK
  • Paul Thomas, University of Southern California, USA

Worldwide Protein Data Bank (wwPDB) Advisory Committee

  • Soichi Wakatsuki, Stanford University, United States (Chair)
  • Paul Adams, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, United States
  • Manju Bansal, Indian Institute of Science, India
  • Jianping Ding, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, China
  • Wayne Hendrickson, Columbia University, United States
  • Genji Kurisu, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University, Japan
  • Gaetano Montelione, Rutgers University, United States
  • Helen Saibil, Birkbeck College London, United Kingdom
  • Edward N. Baker, University of Auckland, New Zealand (Ex Officio)
  • R. Andrew Byrd, National Institutes of Health, United States (Ex Officio)

The Protein Data Bank in Europe (PDBe) Scientific Advisory Committee

  • Randy J. Read, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (Chair)
  • David Brown, University of Kent, United Kingdom
  • Sarah Butcher, University of Helsinki, Finland
  • Manuela Helmer Citterich, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
  • Tomas Lundqvist, Max IV Laboratory, Lund University, Sweden
  • Michael Nilges, Institut Pasteur, France
  • Helen Saibil, Birkbeck College London, United Kingdom
  • Michael Sattler, TUM, Munich, Germany
  • Titia Sixma, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

EMDataBank Advisory Committee

  • Paul Adams, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, United States (Chair)
  • Richard Henderson, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Bram Koster, Leiden University Medical Center, the Netherlands
  • Maryanne Martone, University of California San Diego, United States
  • Andrej Sali, University of California, United States