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   JCSMR 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.   To be added to or deleted from this email list please contact emma.dowling@anu.edu.au Emma Dowling T:  +61 2 6125 2572 E:  emma.dowling@anu.edu.au

 

Date & time

3.30–4.30pm 15 April 2016

Location

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

Contacts

 Emma Dowling
 +61 2 6125 2572

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