Data Sciences/Genomics Weekly Meeting

This weekly meeting features a new lab each week, giving a 25 minute talk followed by a discussion. This is a great opportunity to meet new people and start new collaborations with other DFCI labs. 

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Coming Up

Thank you to all our speakers and attendees!
Stay tuned for the 2019-2020 schedule!

Past Meetings

October 5th
Rafael Irizarry Lab
Speaker: Rafael Irizarry

October 12th
Matthew Meyerson Lab
Speaker: Jian Carrot-Zhang

October 19th
Rameen Beroukhim Lab
Zachary J. Reitman, M.D., Ph.D.
"Mitogenic and progenitor programs in single pilocytic astrocytoma cells"

October 26th
David Pellman Lab
Speaker: Neil Umbreit, PhD
"Abnormal nuclear structures and mechanisms of rapid genome evolution"

November 2nd
Curtis Huttenhower Lab
Speaker: Yancong Zhang
"Identifying Novel Bioactive Microbial Gene Products in Inflammatory Bowel Disease"

November 9th
Meromit Singer Lab
Speaker: Louis Cammarata
"COMET: Combinatorial Marker Detection from Single-Cell Transcriptomic Data"

November 16th
Coleman Lindsley Lab
Speaker: Eva Schaefer
"Cooperative effects of BCOR and TET2 mutations in myeloid malignancies"

November 30th
Cheng-Zhong Zhang Lab
Speaker: Richard Tourdot
"Development of a Digital Karyotype from Linked Read Sequencing of Cancer Genomes"

December 7th
Franziska Michor Lab
Speaker: Shaon Chakrabarti
"Inferring hidden heterogeneity and circadian controlled cell fate from single cell lineage"

December 14th
Shirley Liu Lab
Speaker: X. Shirley Liu
"Ongoing Research in the Liu Lab"

January 4th
Heng Li Lab
Speaker: Heng Li

January 11th
Sahand Hormoz Lab
Speaker: Duluxan Sritharan

January 18th
Giovanni Parmigiani Lab
Speaker: Mehmet Samur
"The landscape of recurrent somatic alterations in the non-coding genome with functional implications in Multiple Myeloma"

January 25th
Rafael Irizarry Lab
Speaker: Alejandro Reyes

February 1st
Adam Bass Lab
Speaker: Adam Bass

February 8th
Myles Brown Lab
Speaker: Xintao Qiu
"Computational Workflows for Epigenetic Analysis"

February 15th
Scott Carter Lab
Speaker: Scott Carter

February 22nd

March 1st
CANCELED - CCGD/Profile Symposium

March 8th
Eliezer Van Allen Lab
Speaker: Felix Dietlein
"Discovery of cancer driver genes based on nucleotide context"

March 15th
Speaker: Nathan Johnson, Harvard Program in Therapeutic Science/Breast Tumor Immunology Lab lab
"Biological classification with RNA-seq data: Can alternatively spliced transcript expression enhance machine learning classifiers?"

March 22nd
Guo-Cheng Yuan Lab
Speaker: Ruben Dries
"Chromatin remodeling in resistant cancers, a neuroblastoma model"

March 29th

April 5th
CANCELED - Zelen Symposium

April 12th
Margaret Shipp Lab
Speaker: Margaret Shipp
Title: "Targetable Genetic Subsets of Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma"

April 19th
CANCELED - April school vacation

April 26th
Ethan Cerami Lab
"GI TARGET: Facilitating Utilization Of Patient Genomic Data In Cancer Clinical Care"

May 3rd
Katherine Janeway Lab
Speaker: Katherine Janeway
Title: "Osteosarcoma: An adolescent / young adult cancer with a complex genome"

May 10th
Chris Sander Lab
Speakers: Alexandra Franz and Bo Yuan
Title: "Perturbation biology approach to cancer combination therapy"

May 17th
Nikhil Wagle Lab
Speaker: Nikhil Wagle
"Generating the clinical, genomic, and molecular landscape of 400 metastatic biopsies from patients with ER+ metastatic breast cancer"