This month, the Jalview article ‘A Secondary School Bioinformatics Workbook for Visualizing DNA, RNA and Proteins’ was published in the
Suzanne Duce had been invited up to Elgin Academy to run a Jalview Schools Workshop with the Higher and Advanced Higher Biology classes. But this had to be cancelled due to the Covid-19 lockdown. Undeterred, the Jalview team ran the course remotely using Blackboard Collaborate.
On Wednesday 29th April, the Jalview team ran their first online training workshops using Blackboard Collaborate. The team, Jim Procter, Suzanne Duce, Mungo Carstairs and Ben Soares were joined by 21 workshop participants from across the world.
The Jalview Team are pleased to announce that Version 188.8.131.52 of Jalview is now available!
On Sunday 1st March, Suzanne Duce took a laptop and screen to Charleston Community Centre for a STEM Family Fun Day, as part of the Dundee Women's Festival. Around 100 visitors attended the event where children got the chance to try out Jalview’s dinosaur hands-on activity.
Jalview's Public Engagement team led by Suzanne Duce won the 2019 School of Life Sciences ‘Brian Cox Public Engagement Project of the Year’ award at the University of Dundee.
Ben Soares and Suzanne Duce visited Forfar Academy, Angus on Wednesday 18th December to test the 'Visualising DNA, RNA & Proteins in Jalview’ Schools Workbook with a class of 17 Nat 5 biology pupils.
The School of Life Sciences in the University of Dundee hosted this year’s ELIXIR-UK All Hands meeting. On Monday 9th December, Geoff Barton opened the two-day meeting.
We're pleased to announce Jalview 2.11.0 is now also available for installation via bioconda.
On Saturday 14th September at the School of Medicine, Jalview took part in Dundee's Doors Open Day. Visitors tried out the new ‘Visualising DNA, RNA & Proteins’ Jalview School Workbook.