Congratulations to Professor Xu. His book “Cancer Bioinformatics” is translated in Chinese and published in June 2016.
Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016
Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Location: Unicoi State Park
Participants: All CSBL members
Big congratulations to Dr. Chi Zhang for getting offers for assistant professor positions from both Indiana University and the University of Michigan — what an accomplishment for a 28 year old!!!.
Big congratulations to Xin Chen for getting three offers for Assistant Professor positions from Tongji University, Jilin University, and Tianjin University. We wish Xin well in his academic career.
Sha Cao just won the very competitive and prestigious Grimes Family Distinguished Graduate Fellowship in Natural Sciences. Congratulations, Sha, for this great recognition for what you have accomplished academically!
Recently graduated student Deli Liu, and senior student Chi Zhang, have been awarded the Ying Xu Outstanding Student Paper Award of 2014 by the UGA Institute of Bioinformatics. Deli Liu’s paper, “Molecular Homology and Difference between Spontaneous Canine Mammary Cancer and Human Breast Cancer” was published in Cancer Research and Chi Zhang’s paper, “Cancer may…Details
The latest book by Dr. Ying Xu, along with co-authors Drs. J. David Puett and former lab member Juan Cui, Cancer Bioinformatics has been published by Springer. As described by the publisher, the book: Focuses on the understanding of cancer biology from an informatics perspective Provides a unified conceptual framework for studying a variety of…Details
Find out more about the lab’s cancer research by listening to this interview of Dr. Xu by April Reese Sorrow of WUGA’s Classic City Science which aired on August 19, 2014. Click to the left of the time stamp to play the audio.
Former Assistant Research Scientist Xizeng Mao has begun a new position as an Institute Research Scientist in the Institute for Applied Cancer Science at MD Anderson. He will develop software that will determine the amount of cancer drug an individual should take based on their personal genetic and clinical data. We wish Xizeng well on…Details
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The CSBL bids farewell to Ph.D. candidate Fei Ji who begins his new role as Bioinformatics Specialist in the Department of Molecular Biology at Massachusetts General Hospital in June 2014. He’s looking forward to working with collaborators that include Nobel Prize winner Jack Szostak and this next step in his academic career. We wish him…Details
by Alan Flurry Athens, Ga. – Chronic inflammation that induces low oxygen levels, or hypoxia, is a widely accepted cause of cancer development. However, the link between hypoxia and cell proliferation is far from clear. A new study by University of Georgia researchers presents a model explaining the connection between chronic inflammation, low oxygen levels…Details