20th Annual International Conference on
Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology

Award Recipients

 
Ian Lawson Van Toch Memorial Award for Outstanding Student Paper
 
PP52 (PT) - Dissect: Detection and Characterization of Novel Structural Alterations in Transcribed Sequences
Date: Monday, July 16: 4:00 p.m. - 4:25 p.m.
Scientific Area: Sequence Analysis
Room: 104C
Presenting author: Deniz Yorukoglu , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
 
Additional authors:
Faraz Hach, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Lucas Swanson, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Colin C. Collins, Vancouver Prostate Centre, Canada
Inanc Birol, Genome Sciences Centre, Canada
S. Cenk Sahinalp, Simon Fraser University, Canada
 

 
Award for Best Paper in Translational Bioinformatics – sponsored by the Journal of Biomedical Informatics
 
PP76 (PT) - Data-Driven Integration Of Epidemiological And Toxicological Data To Select Candidate Interacting Genes And Environmental Factors In Association With Disease
Date: Tuesday, July 17 : 4:00 p.m. - 4:25 p.m.
Scientific Area: Disease Models and Epidemiology
Room: Grand Ballroom
Presenting author: Chirag Patel , Stanford University, United States
 
Additional authors:
Rong Chen, Stanford University, United States
Atul Butte, Stanford University, United States
 
 

Outstanding Posters


Poster - M05

Fishing for Virulent Factors: Machine Learning Predictions and Experimental Validations of Bacterial Effectors

David Burstein, Tel Aviv University

Tal Zusman,Tel Aviv University, Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology
Ziv Lifshitz, Tel Aviv University, Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology
Michael Peeri, Tel Aviv University, Cell Research and Immunology
Gil Segal, Tel Aviv University, Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology
Tal Pupko, Tel Aviv University, Cell Research and Immunology
 
Poster - A22

A Metagenomic Study of Diet-Dependent Interaction Between Gut Microflora and Host in Infants
 
Iddo Friedberg, Miami University
Scott Schwartz, Texas A&M University, Department of Statistics
Iddo Friedberg, Miami University, Microbiology
Laurie Davidson, Texas A&M University, Program in Integrative Nutrition and Complex Diseases
Jennifer Goldsby, Texas A&M University, Program in Integrative Nutrition and Complex Diseases
David Dahl, Texas A&M University, Statistics
Damir Herman, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
Mei Wang, University of Illinois, Urbana, Division of Nutritional Sciences
Sharon Donovan, University of Illinois, Urbana, Division of Nutritional Sciences
Robert Chapkin, Texas A&M University, Program in Integrative Nutrition and Complex Diseases
 

RCSB PDB Poster Prize


Poster F02

Evolution of function in the alkaline phosphatase superfamily

Alan Barber, University of California, San Francisco
Jonathan Lassila, Stanford University, Department of Biochemistry
Helen Wiersma-Koch, Stanford University, Department of Biochemistry
Daniel Herschlag, Stanford University, Department of Biochemistry
Michael Hicks, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences
Patricia Babbitt, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences