Comparative epigenomics

Using multi-species functional maps to improve our understanding of non-coding DNA and the impact of transposable elements on transcription regulation.

Genome rearrangements

Developing novel methods to detect high impact structural variants even in challenging regions of the genome.

Computational Genomics

Providing services in computational genomics, high throughput data analytics, and biomedical software development.

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About the lab

The goal of the lab is to understand mammalian genomes using comparative genomic and epigenomic analyses.

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The lab is currently recruiting post docs and graduate students.

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Benedict Paten

Building massive reference free vertebrate genome alignments (600-way!); will provide amazing view of selective constraint down to single bases. With: Joel Armstrong, Guojie Zhang, @eenork and many others. biorxiv.org/cgi/content/sh…

Open positions

The lab is currently recruiting postdocs and graduate students.
Background in programming or statistics is a must and experience in quantitative biology is a plus.
If you are interested please email your CV and the outline of a research project.