Kuijjer Lab

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  • January 12, 2021

    Young Research Talents grant from the Norwegian Research Council

    We are very excited to announce that Marieke got awarded a Young Research Talents grant from the Norwegian Research Council for the project "Large-scale personalized omics networks to model the disruption of gene regulation in cancer." The project will focus on developing tools to model and integrate gene regulatory networks in cancer. A news item by NCMM can be found here. Please also see the news...

  • January 12, 2021

    Two CS publications

    We recently contributed to a Computer Science publication in IEEE Access as well as a conference proceeding in the 26th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery & Data Mining. Both publications consider subtyping analysis on cancer mutation data, and were done in collaboration with Wei Ding and Ping Chen's groups from the UMASS Boston. See also our lists of publications and conference proceedings....

  • January 11, 2021

    New publication

    We're happy to have contributed to a new publication in Frontiers in Genetics, which was done in collaboration with researchers from the University of Paris-Saclay, INRAE, CNRS. Maud Fagny modeled enhancer-driven regulatory networks for different maize tissues. This led to the discovery of tissue-specific regulatory modules involved in distinct functions related to the biology of each tissue, as well as the identification of transposable elements that...

  • December 17, 2020

    Romana passed her viva

    We have some good news to share before the end of 2020. Romana passed her Master's viva from the University of Essex this Tuesday!

  • November 27, 2020

    Assistant professor position at LUMC

    Per November 1, 2020, Marieke has started a 20% Assistant Professor position at the department of Pathology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden the Netherlands. She is joining the newly established Leiden Center for Computational Oncology on the "SarCOma" project to model digital twins for sarcoma patients. As part of this project, she will be co-supervising PhD student Debora Meijer.