Aaron Mackey

Aaron J. Mackey is a graduate student of William R. Pearson at the University of Virginia, where he studies computational biology. His scientific interests include mechanisms for the evolution of novel biological function, bioinformatics for high-throughput proteomics, regulation of immunological networks, and parallel computing. He is involved with the BioPerl and GMOD software projects, and distributes his own simple biosequence relational database tool package, seqdb, for educational purposes. He also operates a small WWW programming firm, WebDB-Consulting.