Scientific Program Team

Elizabeth Alfaro Espinoza

Elizabeth Alfaro Espinoza

Design / Website Content / Collaborations / Scientific Program Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Structural Biology, Protein-Peptide Interactions, Biophysics, Proteomics, Peptidomics.

Fatma Betul Dincaslan

Fatma Betul Dincaslan

Design Chair

Fatma Betul Dincaslan is a PhD student at NUS Biomedical Engineering. Her main research interest is single cell assay development. She received BSc and MSc degrees from Bilkent University. Her thesis was on Tissue Specific Transcriptome of Zebrafish in Ache Mutant Embryos. She has been actively volunteering in RSG Turkey team. Then, she joined the ISCB-SC Webinars Team as well, leading the 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.

Joske Ubels

Joske Ubels

Scientific Program Chair / Broadcast Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Cancer, genetics, machine learning, prediction of treatment effects.

Carla Luciana Padilla Franzotti

Carla Luciana Padilla Franzotti

Design Team Member

Research Interest Research Interest Structural Bioinformatics, Protein Molecular Dynamics, Linear Motifs, Protein-protein Interactions, Biostatistics.

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.

Catalina Valdivia

Catalina Valdivia

Broadcast Chair

Research Interest Research Interest Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Symbiosis and Microbiomes.

Melike Dönertaş

Melike Dönertaş

ISCBSC Webinars Founder