The Bioinformatics Core Seminar Series special presentation is scheduled the first Thursday of February at 10:30 am in AS6-2072. The guest speaker is:
Assistant Director of Bioinformatics
Jill Mesirov Lab
University of California San Diego
Since 2004, his group has developed bioinformatics software to address crucial needs in genomics research, from machine learning algorithms to workflow environments providing reproducible in silico research. His group’s software, developed in collaboration with computational biologists and research scientists, includes GenePattern, the Integrative Genomics Viewer, Gene Set Enrichment Analysis, Molecular Signatures Database (MSigDB), Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia, Genotype-Tissue Expression Portal, and GenomeSpace. These projects provide analysis and visualization of genomic data for tens of thousands of users worldwide.