Assay Standards and Quality Control

The Assay Standards and Quality Control working group's mandate is to:

Chair

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Name:
Dr Martin Hirst
Position/Affiliation:
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Centre for High-Throughput Biology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Head of Epigenomics, Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC

Adjunct Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC

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Co-Chair

Photo of Dr Ivo Gut
Name:
Dr Ivo Gut
Position/Affiliation:
Director, Centro Nacional de Análisis Genómico (CNAG)

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Canada

Photo of  David Bujold
Name:
David Bujold
Position/Affiliation:
Project Manager & Software Developer in Bioinformatics, McGill University/ Genome Quebec Innovation Centre

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Photo of  Annaick Carles
Name:
Annaick Carles
Position/Affiliation:
Computational Biologist, Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC

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Photo of  Francis Ouellette
Name:
Francis Ouellette
Position/Affiliation:
Associate Director and Senior Scientist, Informatics and Bio-computing, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Photo of  Misha Bilenky
Name:
Misha Bilenky
Position/Affiliation:
Staff Scientist in Bioinformatics, Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC

Photo of  Sitanshu Gakkhar
Name:
Sitanshu Gakkhar
Position/Affiliation:
Computational Biologist, Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency

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EU

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Name:
Dr Simon Heath
Position/Affiliation:
Head of Bioinformatics and Statistics, Centro Nacional de Análisis Genómico (CNAG)

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Photo of Dr Myrto Kostadima
Name:
Dr Myrto Kostadima
Position/Affiliation:
Ensembl Regulation Project Leader, Genome Analysis, European Molecular Biology Laboratory - The European Bioinformatics (EMBL-EBI)

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Name:
Dr Angelika Merkel
Position/Affiliation:
Postdoctoral Investigator, Statistical Genomics, Centro Nacional de Análisis Genómico (CNAG)

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Photo of  Sebastian Ullrich
Name:
Sebastian Ullrich
Position/Affiliation:
PhD Student, Computational Biology of RNA Processing, Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG)

Photo of  Laura Clarke
Name:
Laura Clarke
Position/Affiliation:
Project Leader Resequencing Informatics - Flicek team: Vertebrate genomics, European Molecular Biology Laboratory - The European Bioinformatics Institute

Photo of  Christoph Bock
Name:
Christoph Bock
Position/Affiliation:
Principal Investigator (CeMM)
Guest Professor (MedUniWien)
Adjunct Group Leader (MPI-INF)

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Name:
Emilio Palumbo
Position/Affiliation:
Technician, Computational Biology of RNA Processing, Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG)


Germany

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Name:
Dr Thomas Manke
Position/Affiliation:
Head of Bioinformatics and Deep-Sequencing Unit, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics

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Photo of  Fabian Müller
Name:
Fabian Müller
Position/Affiliation:
Computational Biology and Applied Algorithmics, Max Planck-Institute for Computer Science

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Photo of  Ewa Bergmann
Name:
Ewa Bergmann
Position/Affiliation:
Technical Assistant, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics

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Japan

Photo of Prof. Dr Katsuhiko Shirahige
Name:
Prof. Dr Katsuhiko Shirahige
Position/Affiliation:
Professor, Laboratory of Genome Structure and Function, Research Center for Epigenetic Disease, The Univ. of Tokyo

Director of Research Center for Epigenetic Disease

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Photo of Dr Takashi Ito
Name:
Dr Takashi Ito
Position/Affiliation:
Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences

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Name:
Dr Hiroshi Kimura
Position/Affiliation:
Associate Professor, Biomolecular Networks Laboratories Nuclear Dynamics Group, Graduate School of Frontier Biology, Osaka University


Singapore

Photo of Dr Roger Foo
Name:
Dr Roger Foo
Position/Affiliation:
Group leader, Integrative Genomics Genome Institute of Singapore

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Photo of  Wenjie Sun
Name:
Wenjie Sun
Position/Affiliation:
Research Scientist, Integrative Genomics Genome Institute of Singapore

Photo of Dr Shyam Prabhakar
Name:
Dr Shyam Prabhakar
Position/Affiliation:
Group leader, Computational & Systems Biology Associate Director, Integrative Genomics Genome Institute of Singapore

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USA

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Name:
Assistant Prof. Anshul Kundaje
Position/Affiliation:
Dept. of Genetics, Dept. of Computer Science, Stanford University

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