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at TAU

at TAU

We develop algorithms and tools for analysis of
genomic and systems biology data. Areas include:

May 2024: Ron wins ISBCB Award

Ron Shamir received the Career Award of the ISBCB (Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology) at the 22nd Israeli Bioinformatics Symposium. Warm congrats from all the lab!

April 2024: Plasmid dispersal in inflammatory diseases

David's study with I. Mizrahi's BGU group revealing mechanisms driving plasmid dispersal and selection in the human gut was published in Nature Communications (link).

April 2024: Welcome to Roie

We welcome Roie Feinsod, an MD student, who will be doing his final project in the group, guided by Dan.

March 2024: Congratulations to Dr. Hait!

Congratulations to Dr. Tom Hait, whose PhD thesis "Methods for inferring and utilizing enhancer-promoter networks" (link) was just approved! Tom was co-supervised by Prof. Rani Elkon (Medicine).

March 2024: Eran defends his MSc thesis

Congrats to Eran Shpigelman who submitted his MSc thesis and passed the thesis exam. Eran's thesis deals with feature ranking in clustering of medical data (link).

February 2024: Welcome to Netanel

Netanel Erlich, a third year undergrad student in bioinfo, will be joining the lab as a research assistant. He will be working with Omer N and Tammy on EMR data.

January 2024: Hagai’s imputation paper is published

Hagai's paper on the importance of imputation panel ethnicity when transferring a PRS across populations has been published in Bioinformatics (link).

January 2024: Welcome to Yaara

We welcome Yaara Alkalay, a 3rd year bioinfo student who will do a project in the lab guided by Dan.

January 2024: Brain clustering paper published

The paper on clustering the white matter of the brain (link) by Ittai Shamir, Yaniv Assaf and Ron, has been published in Brain Structure and Function.

December 2023: Congrats to Dr. Rappoport

Nimrod Rappoport's PhD is now officially approved. Congratulations Dr. Rappoport!


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