PB HLTH 292, Section 008
Statistics and Genomics Seminar

Fall 2010

Time: Thursday, 16:00-17:00
Location: 1011 Evans Hall
Organizer: Professor Sandrine Dudoit

Please e-mail sandrine@stat.berkeley.edu to be added to the seminar e-mail list.

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Center for Computational Biology

Course registration information

PB HLTH 292, Section 008
Course control number: 76340
N.B. SU grade option only, maximum of 2 units

CCB: The Center for Computational Biology is sponsoring this talk and hosting a post-seminar reception.

Thursday, August 26th
Speaker: Dr. Abha S. Bais, Department of Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh
Title: Identifying subtypes of pairs of motifs to elucidate transcription factor subtype-cofactor associations

Thursday, September 2nd
Speaker: Caroline Uhler, Department of Statistics, UC Berkeley
Title: Detecting epistasis via Markov bases

Thursday, September 9th
Speaker: Dr. Richard Bourgon, Genentech
Title: Independent filtering increases detection power for high-throughput experiments

Thursday, September 16th
Speaker: Professor Chiara Sabatti, Division of Biostatistics and Department of Statistics, Stanford University
Title: Reconstructing DNA copy number by penalized estimation and imputation

Thursday, September 23rd CANCELLED

Thursday, September 30th
Speaker: Dr. Houston Gilbert, Genentech
Title: Statistical applications in the analysis of reverse-phase protein microarray data: Results from a cross-platform evaluation study

Thursday, October 7th
Speaker: Dr. Sean Mooney, Director of Bioinformatics, Buck Institute
Title: Beyond the genomes: understanding the molecular functions of genetic variants

Thursday, October 14th
Speaker: Dr. Laurent Jacob, Genentech Innovation Fellow, Center for Computational Biology and Department of Statistics, UC Berkeley
Title: Two-sample tests of differential expression on gene networks

Thursday, October 21st CANCELLED

Thursday, October 28th
Speaker: Dr. Zemin Zhang, Genentech
Title: Whole-genome sequencing of lung cancer samples

Thursday, November 4th
Speaker: Dr. Su Yeon Kim, Department of Statistics, UC Berkeley
Title: Estimation of allele frequency and association mapping using next-generation sequencing data

Thursday, November 11th
Veterans' Day

Thursday, November 18th
Speaker: Dr. Thomas J. Sharpton, J. David Gladstone Institute for Cardiovascular Disease, UCSF
Title: Characterizing microbial diversity from metagenomic data

Thursday, November 25th
Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, December 2nd
Speaker: Dr. Steffen Durinck, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Title: Data mining with biomaRt