Jan-April Webinar Sessions
Freek Manders: MutationalPatterns2: The one stop shop for mutational pattern analyses
02 FEB - 9.00 AM CST
The collective of somatic mutations in a genome represents a record of mutational processes that have been operative in a cell. Here, we present MutationalPatterns2, an updated R/Bioconductor package ...
Saniya Khullar: Predicting regulatory mechanisms in Alzheimer's disease progression
04 FEB - 9.00 AM CST
Understanding cellular and molecular mechanisms from disease risk variants to the progression of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is challenging. Thus, we developed an open-source ...
Liubov Chuprikova: ExplorePipolin: a pipeline for identification of bacterial pipolins
09 FEB - 9.00 AM CST
Pipolins represent a new group of mobile genetic elements, encoding their own replicative DNA polymerase, dubbed piPolB. These elements are found in ...
Afshin Beheshti: Science Driven By Space Biology Omics Data Utilizing NASA’s GeneLab Platform
11 FEB - 9.00 AM CST
Determining the biological impact of spaceflight through novel approaches is essential to reduce the health risks to astronauts for long-term space missions. The current established health risks due to spaceflight are only reflecting known ...
Salim Andalib: Designing Novel Epitope Based Vaccine Against Epstein-Barr Virus
18 FEB - 9.00 AM CST
Epstein-Barr virus, despite being responsible for causing several life-threatening cancers i.e., nasopharyngeal cancer, Burkitt & Hodgkin lymphomas, there is still no effective vaccine ...
Abu Tayab Moin: Engineering Novel Epitope-based Polyvalent Vaccine Against SARS-CoV-2
23 FEB - 9.00 AM CST
Infections and deaths due to COVID-19 pandemic is increasing dramatically day-by- day, thereby scientists are rushing towards developing possible countermeasures to fight the deadly virus, SARS-CoV- 2 ...