Seminars: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Date Location Visitor Title Host
Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Jason Papin

Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering
University of Virginia

http://bme.virginia.edu
"Network analysis of microbial pathogens" Kai Tan, Associate Professor, U of IA, Dept. of Internal Medicine
Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Andrew Peek

Senior Director Bioinformatics at GE Healthcare SeqWright DNA Sequencing Services

Whole Exome and RNA Sequencing in a Pre-Treatment and Post-Treatment Case Study Terry Braun, Ph.D.
Tue, 02/25/2014 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Kin Fai Au

Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Iowa

 

TBD TBD
Tue, 02/11/2014 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Dan Knights

Assistant Professor
Dept of Computer Science and Engineering
BioTechnology Institute
University of Minnesota

http://metagenome.cs.umn.edu/
Linking microbiome structure and function to host phenotype and genotype TBD
Tue, 12/03/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Krishna Kalari

Mayo Clinic Rochester MN


http://www.mayo.edu/research/faculty/kalari-krishna-r-ph-d/BIO-00095546
“Bioinformatics approaches to map targets for cancer and drug response phenotypes” TBD
Tue, 11/12/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Adam Deluca

Postdoctoral Scholar
Wynn Institute for Vision Research
University of Iowa

"Using Next Generation Sequencing to Identify Causative Non-Exomic Variants in Stargardt Disease"
Tue, 11/05/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Isabelle Darcy

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
University of Iowa

http://www.math.uiowa.edu/~idarcy/
"The Shape of Data"
Tue, 10/29/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Ben Darbro

Director, Shivanand R. Patil Cytogenetics and Molecular Laboratory
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics  - Medical Genetics
University of Iowa

http://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/dept_primary_apr.aspx?appointment=Pediatrics&id=da...
TBD TBD
Tue, 10/15/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Takis Benos

Associate Professor,
Department of Computational & Systems Biology
,
University of Pittsburgh

http://www.benoslab.pitt.edu/lab.html
"The importance of being microRNA (from disease markers and gene network regulators to therapeutic agents)" Kai Tan
Tue, 10/08/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Jake Michaelson

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
University of Iowa
Carver College of Medicine

http://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/psychiatry/michaelson/
"Using machine learning to detect genomic variants" TBD
Wed, 04/03/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Haiyuan Yu

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology
Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology Cornell University

http://www.yulab.org
TBD TBD
Wed, 03/06/2013 - 11:00am 2189 MERF Barak Cohen

Associate Professor
Genetics
Washington Univeristy  St. Louis

http://www.genetics.wustl.edu/bclab/
Local sequence determinants underlie the regulatory potential of ChIP-seq peaks TBD
Wed, 02/27/2013 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Mingyao Li

Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

http://www.cceb.upenn.edu/faculty/?id=159
Translational Genomics Studies in Evoked Human Inflammation TBD
Tue, 11/13/2012 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Christina Kendziorski

Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics
Affiliate Faculty, Department of Statistics
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

http://www.biostat.wisc.edu/~kendzior/
Statistical methods for genomic based studies of disease
Tue, 09/11/2012 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Brian Gregory

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Penn Genome Frontiers Institute
University of Pennsylvania

 

 

http://www.bio.upenn.edu/faculty/gregory/
Global analysis of RNA-protein interactions throughout the transcriptomes of two human cell types TBA
Tue, 04/24/2012 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Todd Lowe

Associate Professor
Biomolecular Engineering
University of California Santa Cruz

http://lowelab.ucsc.edu/
Comparative RNA Sequencing Across Archaea Reveals a Constellation of New Small RNAs Sam Lifton
Thu, 02/23/2012 - 12:30pm 101 BCSB Dr. Ucar, Post Doc Fellow

Standford University

Computational models to reveal functional characteristics of combinatorial and spatial epigenetic marks
Tue, 02/21/2012 - 11:00am 2189 MERF Chad Myers

Assistant Professor
Computational Biology & Functional Genomics Lab
University of Minnesota

http://csbio.cs.umn.edu/
Systems-Level Insights from Large Scale Genetic Interaction Networks in Yeast Taylor Raborn
Tue, 11/08/2011 - 11:00am 2117 MERF Timothy Hughes

Professor Hughes Lab
Banting and Best Department of Medical Research
University of Toronto

http://hugheslab.ccbr.utoronto.ca/Main/HughesContact
Determination and Inference of Eukaryotic Transcription Factor Sequence Specificity Yi Xing
Tue, 09/27/2011 - 11:00am BSB Auditorium 1 Lisa Stubbs

School of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Illinois

 

http://mcb.illinois.edu/faculty/profile/ljstubbs
Lineage-Specific Transcription Factors and the Evolution of Gene Regulatory Networks Yi Xing