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Analytical Challenges in Clinical Cancer Diagnostics by NGS

Starts:
5:30 pm on Monday, April 28, 2014
Ends:
7:00 pm on Monday, April 28, 2014
Location:
LSEB B01
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/bioinformatics/2014/04/25/special-bioinformatics-seminar/
Doron Lipson, PhD Senior Director, Computational Biology Methods at Foundation Medicine in Cambridge Dr. Lipson has over 10 years of experience in developing genomic applications. He is currently leading a team responsible for developing clinical-grade computational methods for detecting driver alterations in tumors from NGS data at Foundation Medicine. Previously, he has worked at Helicos BioSciences and at Agilent, and was a co-founder of ProteOptics, which was acquired by Bio-Rad in 2006. Dr. Lipson received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Israel Institute of Technology, and his B.S. in Computer Science and Biology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.