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29 Sun, 7/29/2018, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-West 212
SPEED: An Ensemble of Advances in Genomics and Genetics — Contributed Speed
Section on Statistics in Genomics and Genetics, ENAR, SSC, Section on Risk Analysis, Section on Statistical Computing, Biometrics Section
Chair(s): Paul Little, UNC Chapel Hill
Poster Presentations for this session.
2:05 PM Discrete Principal Component Analysis for Population Stratification
Nedret Billor, Auburn University; Yuan Yuan, Auburn University; Asuman Seda Turkmen, The Ohio State University
2:10 PM On Using Gene Genealogies to Find Trait-Influencing Variants

Payman Nickchi, Simon Fraser University; Jinko Graham, Simon Fraser University
2:15 PM A Hierarchical Bayesian Deconvolution Model for Inferring Immune Cell Components in Tumor

An-Shun Tai, National Tsing Hua University
2:20 PM A Hybrid Method of the Sequential Monte Carlo and the Edgeworth Expansion for Computation of Very Small P-Values in Permutation Tests
James Jian Yang, University of Michigan; Anne YuhPey Buu, University of Michigan
2:25 PM A Novel Framework for Differential Gene Expression Analysis Using Robust Profile Likelihood Ratios

Lehang Zhong, Division of Biostatistics, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto; Lisa Joanna Strug, Genetics and Genome Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children
2:30 PM Empirical Bayes Analysis of Overdispersed High-Dimensional Protein Interaction Data

Anna Reisetter
2:35 PM An Efficient Resampling Method for Order-Restricted Gene-Trait Association Analysis

Yeonil Kim, University of Florida; Yueh-Yun Chi, University of Florida; Fei Zou, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2:40 PM MHi-C: Robust Leveraging of Multi-Mapping Reads in Hi-C Analysis

Ye Zheng, University of Wisconsin Madison; Ferhat Ay, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology; Sunduz Keles, University of Wisconsin, Madison
2:45 PM A Method for Estimating SNP Heritability with Consideration of Variant Correlation and Non-Parametric Relationship

Hsiao-Chi Liao, National Taiwan University; Chuhsing Kate Hsiao, National Taiwan University Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
2:50 PM A Nearly Optimal Sequential Testing Approach to Permutation-Based Association Testing

Julian Hecker, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Ingo Ruczinski, Bloomberg School of Public Health; Brent A. Coull, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health; Christoph Lange, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
3:00 PM P-Value Estimation for the Risk Score of a Prediction Model

Heidi Chen, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Ming Li, Case Western Reserve University; Huiyun Wu, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; Yu Shyr, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
3:05 PM Novel Methods for Gene Set Enrichment Analysis with Empirical Memberships for Overlapping Genes

Yun Zhang, University of Rochester; Xing Qiu, University of Rochester
3:10 PM Statistical Learning on Next-Generation Sequencing of T Cell Repertoire Data

Li Zhang, UCSF School of Medicine, UCSF; Tao He, San Francisco State University; Alan Paciorek, University of California, San Franciscornia ; Jason Cham, University of California, San Francisco; David Oh, University of California, San Francisco; Lawrence Fong, University of California, San Francisco
3:15 PM An Integrative Bayesian Approach to Dissect Complex Trait Etiology

Corbin Quick, University of Michigan
3:25 PM Optimal Covariate Weighting Increases Discoveries in High-Throughput Biology

Paul Schliekelman, University of Georgia; Mohamad Hasan, University of Georgia
3:30 PM Statistical Approach for Investigating Change in Mutational Processes During Cancer Growth and Development

Zhi Yang, University of Southern California; Priyatama Pandey, University of Southern California; Darryl Shibata, University of Southern California; Paul Southern Marjoram, University of Southern California; Kimberly Siegmund, University of Southern California
3:35 PM Gene Expression-Based Classification of Cancer Tumours via Penalized Probabilistic Principal Components Analysis

Wei Deng, University of Toronto; Radu V Craiu, University of Toronto
3:40 PM Benford's Law Based Outliers Detection for Population Stratification in Genotype Data
Yuan Yuan, Auburn University; Nedret Billor, Auburn University; Asuman Seda Turkmen, The Ohio State University
3:45 PM A Tight Spectral Clustering Algorithm for Bipartite Networks with Node Covariates

Yidan Sun