TIC Seminar - Bioinformatic Tests of the Atavistic Model of Oncogenesis

Associate Professor Charles Lineweaver, Planetary Science Institute, Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, ANU
We have proposed a new atavistic model of oncogenesis (Davies & Lineweaver 2011, Lineweaver et al 2015).
We have also proposed several ways to test the model.
One important test depends on knowing the ages of the ~ 20,000 human genes.
I will present the model and the age-dependent test.
Then I will describe how some of the bioinformatic obstacles to obtaining gene ages  can be overcome.


Bioinformatic Drop-In
Room 2.037, JCSMR (#131)
2.30pm to 3.30pm

TIC Techniques In Computational Genomics
● A community of researchers engaged in, or dependent on, computational analysis of genomic data
● Weekly seminars by volunteers
● Drop-in sessions/round-table discussions convened by the Genome Discovery Unit (GDU)
● Venue alternates between JCSMR and RSB, ANU.
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Date & time

3.30–4.30pm 15 April 2016


Seminar Room 2, The John Curtin School of Medical Research, Building 131 Garran Road, ANU


 Emma Dowling
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