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Recursion Pharmaceuticals

Iowa State University

General and Travel Fellowship Sponsors:
Seven Bridges GBP GigaScience OverLeaf PLOS Computational Biology BioMed Central 3DS Biovia GenenTech HiTSeq IRB-Group Schrodinger TOMA Biosciences

ISMB 2016 - Keynote Presentations

All talks are in Northern Hemisphere BCD, Dolphin Hotel

ISCB Fellows Keynote

Ruth NussinovRuth Nussinov (KN01)

Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., National Cancer Institute
Frederick, United States;
Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

Presentation Title: Ras signaling: a challenge to the biological sciences
Time: Sunday, July 10th, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Introduction by: Teresa Przytycka

ISCB 2016 Overton Award Keynote

Debora Marks Debora Marks (KN02)

Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School
Boston, United States

Presentation Title: Molecular structure and organism fitness from genomic sequences
Time: Sunday, July 10th, 4:40 pm - 5:40 pm
Introduction by: Alfonso Valencia

Sandrine Dudoit Sandrine Dudoit (KN03)

Division of Biostatistics and Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley
United States

Presentation Title: Identification of Novel Cell Types in the Brain Using Single-Cell Transcriptome Sequencing
Time: Monday, July 11th 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Introduction by: Janet Kelso

Sarah Teichmann Sarah Teichmann (KN04)

EMBL-EBI and Head of Cellular Genetics at Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Hinxton, United Kingdom

Presentation Title: Understanding Cellular Heterogeneity
Time: Monday, July 11th, 4:40 pm - 5:40 pm
Introduction by: Christine Orengo

ISCB 2016 Innovator Award Keynote

Serafim Batzoglou Serafim Batzoglou (KN05)

Department of Computer Science, Stanford University
United States

Presentation Title: Computational Challenges in Personalized Genomics
Time: Tuesday, July 12th, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Introduction by: Bonnie Berger

Accomplishments by a Senior Scientist Award

Søren Brunak Søren Brunak (KN06)

Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen

Presentation Title: Creating disease trajectories of time-ordered comorbidities from big biomedical data covering millions of patients
Time: Tuesday, July 12th, 4:40 pm - 5:40 pm
Introduction by: Pierre Baldi