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397 * ! Tue, 7/31/2018, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-East 19
Statistical Learning for Epigenomics Data — Topic Contributed Papers
SSC, Section on Statistics in Genomics and Genetics, Section on Statistical Learning and Data Science
Organizer(s): Michael M. Hoffman, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre/University of Toronto
Chair(s): Pingzhao Hu, University of Manitoba
2:05 PM Inference of Transcription Factor Binding Sites in New Cell Types from Open Chromatin and Gene Expression Data
Michael M. Hoffman, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre/University of Toronto; Mehran Karimzadeh, University of Toronto
2:25 PM Detecting Developmental Expression Switches from Transcriptomic and Epigenomic Data
Presentation
Claudia Kleinman, McGill University; Marie Forest, Lady Davis Research Institute, McGill University; Selin Jessa, McGill University; Celia M.T. Greenwood, Lady Davis Research Institute, McGill University
2:45 PM Inferring the Impact of Genetic Variation on Regulatory Networks
Sara Mostafavi
3:05 PM Understanding Gene Regulation Through Graph-Based Posterior Regularization in Structured Probabilistic Models
Presentation
Maxwell Libbrecht, Simon Fraser University
3:25 PM A Smoothed EM-Algorithm for Modeling DNA Methylation Profiles from Bisulfite Sequencing Data
Presentation
Karim Oualkacha, Universite Du Quebec a Montreal; Celia M.T. Greenwood, Lady Davis Research Institute, McGill University; Kaiqiong Zhao, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, and Human Genetics, McGill University; Lajmi Lakhal-Chaieb, Université Laval
3:45 PM Floor Discussion