Vancouver Bioinformatics Users Group (VanBUG)
VanBUG is an association of researchers, other professionals and students in the B.C. Lower Mainland who meet on a monthly basis to discuss topics of interest in bioinformatics.

BC Genome Sciences Centre
The GSC is research institute whose primary research interests include high-throughput genome mapping and DNA sequencing to decrypt the genetic code, and advance cancer research, diagnosis and treatment. Drs Steven Jones and Marco Marra of the GSC are adjunct professors with the MBB department at SFU. is the portal to bioinformatics activities in Canada. Contains information about the Canadian Bioinformatics Workshops series, and Canadian bioinformatics jobs, research, people, and training.