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Featured Faculty: Elizabeth Brunk, PhD

July 7, 2023

A grand challenge in the genome sciences is identifying functionally relevant variants and interpreting their biological impacts on cellular systems. A growing body of work in the biomedical sciences generates and analyzes omics data; our work contributes to these efforts by focusing on the integration of different omics data types to bring mechanistic insights to … Read more

Dr. Hoadley and Dr. Perou world’s most cited 2022

November 28, 2022

Twelve UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Centers members were named to Clarivate’s 2022 Highly Cited Researchers list, which recognizes scientists who published papers that ranked in the top 1% of cited publications in their field during the past decade.

Jason Stein, PhD and Hyejung Won, PhD Awarded U01 Grant from NIMH

August 2, 2021

From the School of Medicine Genetic published July 30th, Drs. Jason Stein (Assistant Professor) and Hyejung Won (Assistant Professor) have been awarded a U01 grant from the National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) for their project titled “Discovery and validation of genetic variation impacting the gene regulatory landscape during human cortical development”

New Faculty Hire

December 23, 2020

  Natalie Stanley, PhD Dr. Stanley arrived at UNC from Professor Nima Aghaeepour’s computational immunology laboratory at Stanford University. Her current research is focused on developing bioinformatics and machine learning algorithms for gaining a systems-level understanding of human immunity from single-cell mass cytometry data. Her recently developed algorithms have been applied to understand the immune … Read more