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LeedsOmics Research Symposium 2017 Program



LeedsOmics Research Symposium 2017 Program


May 5th 2017

8:45am - 9:15am: Registration and Poster hanging

9:15am: Welcome

9:30am: Dr Barry Causier

“Looking back at the evolutionary history of NMD: ancient origins of the SURF complex”

9:50am: Dr Suparna Mitra

An overview on understanding drug induced microbiome perturbation in CDI cases

10:10am: Rohit Thakur

Clustering methods for melanoma tumours based on the whole transcriptome

10:30am: Raymond J. Moran

Major genetic innovations in animal evolution: gene remodelling in the Metazoa

**Coffee and Posters**

11:30am: Dr Eamonn Sheridan

Mutations in GPAA1, encoding a GPI transamidase complex protein, cause developmental delay, epilepsy, and cerebellar hypoplasia

11:50am: Joey Mark S. Diaz

Copy Number Variation and Melanoma Survival

12:10pm: Fatin N. Zainul Abidin

Flexible model-based clustering of mixed binary and continuous data: application to genetic regulation and cancer

**Lunch and Posters**

1:30pm: Plenary Speaker Dr Angela Brookes

**Prizes and Close**