Design Team

Thiliban Manivarma

Thiliban Manivarma

Communications / Scientific Program Team Member

Research Interest Master Thesis Research Interest Computer Aided Drug Design, Molecular Dynamics Simulation, Structural Bioinformatics, Virology. Master Thesis Computational studies of regulatory mechanism and inhibition of ferroptotic cell death signal.

Emmanuel Adamolekun

Emmanuel Adamolekun

Communications Team Member

Emmanuel Adamolekun is a Research Assistant at Department of Immunology and Bioinformatics at Helix Biogen Research Institute, Ogbomosho, Nigeria under the guidance of Dr. Kolawole E. Oladipo. His area of research interest lies in Immunoinformatics, Genomics, Data science and Immunology of infectious diseases. His association with volunteering for bioinformatics educational related activities started when he volunteered as a member Local organizing committee of the First Nigerian Bioinformatics Conference (FNBC) in 2019, this forward arouse his interest in Bioinformatics. Later in Mid-2020, he started volunteering for ISCB-Student Council-related activities as a member of the communication committee on the ISCB-Student Webinar series program.

Sayane Shome

Sayane Shome

ISCBSC Webinars Co-chair

Sayane Shome is a Ph.D. student in the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Program at Iowa State University, USA under the guidance of Dr. Robert L. Jernigan. Her area of research interest lies in computational biophysics, genomics, and machine learning. Her association with ISCB-SC started in 2010 as a volunteer when she joined the core team of Regional Student Group-India. Later, she has served as a President for RSG-India for the term 2012-14 and has also been simultaneously involved in volunteering for Student Council-related activities since then including starting up the ISCB-Student Council webinar series program.

Aayush Grover

Aayush Grover

Broadcast / Collaborations / Scientific Program Team Member

Aayush is in the final year of his masters in Data Science from the International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIIT-B), India. His interests broadly lie in the intersection of Artificial Intelligence and Molecular Biology. His master thesis focuses on using few-shot learning and multi-omics integration to accurately predict survival in cancer patients. His thesis is co-supervised by Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan of IIIT-B and Prof. Laurent Gatto of UCLouvain (Belgium).

Melike Dönertaş

Melike Dönertaş

ISCBSC Webinars Founder

Yesid Cuesta Astroz

Yesid Cuesta Astroz

ISCBSC Webinars Co-chair

Research Interest Research Interest Pathogen genomics, Biological networks, Host-Pathogen interactions.

Selcan Aydin

Selcan Aydin

Scientific Program Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Quantitative Genetics, Cellular Signaling, Systems Biology, Developmental Biology.

Serbulent Unsal

Serbulent Unsal

Scientific Program Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Proteomics, Immunology, Cancer Research.