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Monday – BCB Colloquium: Hector Franco & Jeremy Purvis, BCB Faculty Presentations

October 2, 2020

BCB Colloquium Series The BCB Colloquium Series welcomes Hector Franco, Assistant Professor of Genetics and the Lineberger Cancer Center, and Jeremy Purvis, Associate Professor of Genetics, this week. Hector Franco Enhancer Hijacking in Cancer Jeremy Purvis A topographical model of the human cell cycle   The 2020 BCB Colloquium features talks from BCB Faculty and … Continued

Jeremy Purvis, PhD Awarded R01 from NIGMS

September 11, 2020

Dr. Jeremy Purvis (Associate Professor, Genetics) was awarded an R01 grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) for his proposal titled “Computational Models of the Human Cell Cycle to Reveal Disease Mechanism and Inform Treatment”.

Jeremy Purvis, PhD

October 24, 2016

Research Interests Key words: systems biology, signal transduction, cell fate decisions, cell cycle We study the behavior of individual cells and try to understand how groups of cells work together to carry out emergent functions. We are especially interested in “irreversible” cell fates such as apoptosis, senescence, and differentiation. How does a given cell convert … Continued

Thursday – BCB Student Seminar Series: Shahir, Kelly, and Le

July 27, 2022

BCB Student Seminar Series 1131 Bioinformatics Building   Thursday, August 25 at 10am   This Week’s Presenters: Jamshaid Shahir Jeremy Purvis Lab Cellograph: A Semi-supervised Approach to Analyzing Multi-condition Single-cell RNA-sequencing Data Using Graph Neural Networks   Michael Kelly Hector Franco and Joel Parker Labs A multi-omic dissection of super-enhancer driven oncogenic gene expression programs in … Continued

Thursday – BCB Student Seminar Series: Bost, Ranek, and Foster

July 27, 2022

BCB Student Seminar Series 1131 Bioinformatics Building   Thursday, August 18 at 10am   This Week’s Presenters: Darius Bost Kirk Wilhelmsen Lab Expression Prediction and Multimodel Association Analysis of Substance Abuse and Alzheimer’s Traits   Jolene Ranek Jeremy Purvis and Natalie Stanley Labs Semi-supervised feature selection for preserving biological trajectories    Joey Foster Ian Davis … Continued