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  • Daniel Swan Daniel Swan [Send a message]
    Member since: February 09, 2001
    Job title: Head of Platforms and Pipelines
    Organisation: The Genome Analysis Centre, Norwich
    Interests: Genomics, bioinformatics, next-generation sequencing, synthetic biology
    Groups (2)
    Bio-Linux: Linux for Biologists
    RPM repository for R and its packages
    News items (11)
    Bio-Linux: Linux for Biologists
    Bio-Linux 5 beta ISO news
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Friday, August 22, 2008
    Bio-Linux 5 beta testing is now open
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Wednesday, July 09, 2008
    Bio-Linux Live DVD released
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Tuesday, December 20, 2005
    Bio-Linux 4.0 released
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Tuesday, January 04, 2005 (2 comments)
    Bio-Linux 4.0 in development
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Thursday, October 21, 2004
    Bio-Linux on
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Wednesday, August 25, 2004 (1 comment)
    Career Center
    News & Commentary
    EMBOSS secures new funding for bioinformatics tools
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Friday, April 28, 2006
    New Zealand Bioinformatics Institute opens
    Submitted by Daniel Swan; posted on Monday, March 01, 2004
    Curriculum vitae

    Current address:

    NCIMB Ltd.
    Craibstone Estate
    Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
    United Kingdom


    BSc (Hons) Genetics
    Manchester University
    1991 - 1995
    PhD Developmental Biology
    Imperial College, London
    1995 - 1999


    Bioinformatics Delivery Manager NCIMB Ltd. 2017 -
    Head of Platforms and Pipelines Earlham Institute 2015 - 2017
    Head of NGS Analysis Oxford Gene Technology 2011 - 2015


    NGS analysis








    Open software for biologists: from famine to feast (Nature Biotechnology 24, 801 - 803 (2006))

    The EIF2AK3 gene region and type I diabetes in subjects from South India (Genes Immun. 2004 Dec;5(8):648-52)

    A variation in the ghrelin gene increases weight and decreases insulin secretion in tall, obese children. (J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2002 Aug;87(8):4005-8.)

    The molecular phenotype of heparan sulfate in the Hs2st-/- mutant mouse. (J Biol Chem. 2001 Sep 21;276(38):35429-34)

    Induction of the mammalian node requires Arkadia function in the extraembryonic lineages. (Nature. 2001 Apr 12;410(6830):825-30.)


    Former developer of the Bio-Linux bioinformatics focused Linux distribution


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