The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI), Makerere University's College of Computing & Health Sciences (CHS) in partnership with the US Government National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the Office of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational Biology (NIH/NIAID/OCICB) established the African Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Data Sciences, one of the 2 such centers on the African continent.

Archive for June, 2019

  • Viral Bioinformatics and Genomics Training

    In collaboration with Makerere University, Uganda and the MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research, we were pleased to host the 2019 overseas course in Viral Bioinformatics and Genomics. SummaryViral […]


Strategic Plan

The ACE provides high-performance scientific computing infrastructure and serves as a platform for sharing skills, knowledge, and best practices between members of the global biomedical research community.