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Program

 

Monday, April 7, 2014         
 8:00        
Registration and Poster Display Setup
Coffee and light refreshments
 9:00
Brett Tyler, CGRB
Introduction
  Moderator:  Glencora Borradaile
 9:10 Gail Rosen, Drexel University
Computational Challenges in Processing Metagenomic Data
10:00 BREAK  (Poster Setup)
10:30 Thomas Sharpton, Microbiology/Statistics
From Noise to Signal: Mining Human Exome Sequences Reveals the Hunter-Gatherer Oral Microbiome
10:55 Stephen Giovannoni, Microbiology
The Broad Implications of Genome Streamlining
11:20 Christopher Sullivan, CGRB
Managing data across different experiments, hardware platforms and research groups
11:45 LUNCH and Poster Session
  Please turn in poster ballot envelopes to registration desk by 2:00pm
  Moderator:  Yuan Jiang
 2:00
Arash Termehchy, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Design Independent Data Exploration
 2:25 David Hendrix, Biochemistry & Biophysics/Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Surfing the Noncoding RNA tidal wave
 2:50 Stephen Ramsey, Biomedical Sciences/Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
An Integrative Computational Systems Biology Approach for Mapping Gene Regulatory Networks
 3:15 BREAK 
  Moderator:  Thomas Sharpton
 3:50 Awards Ceremony
 4:00 Sandrine Dudoit, UC Berkeley
Normalization of RNA-Seq Data
 4:50 Thomas Dietterich, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Closing Remarks

   Keynote addresses by:
   Dr. Sandrine Dudoit, UC Berkeley, Division of Biostatics & Department of Statistics
   Dr. Gail Rosen, Drexel University, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering