Time: May 22th-23th, 2014

Place: Lecture Hall, 2/F, FIT Building, Tsinghua

For registration and more other information please visit: http://bioinfo.au.tsinghua.edu.cn/CSSB/workshop.html

Free tea break is offered, but no lunch or supper.

Speakers

  • Tsinghua Bioinformatics Chair Professors

Michael Waterman, USC & Tsinghua
Jun Liu, Harvard & Tsinghua
Fengzhu Sun, USC & Tsinghua

  • Invited Speakers

Li Jin, Fudan University
Shao Li, Tsinghua University
Haiyan Huang, UC Berkeley
Jin Gu, Tsinghua University
Wei Wang, UCSD
Yi Xing, UCLA
Leonidas Bleris, UT Dallas
Zhen Xie, Tsinghua University
Hongyu Zhao, Yale
Xiaowo Wang, Tsinghua University
Hongkai Ji, John Hopkins
Kin Fai Au, University of Iowa
Cheng Li, Peking University

Agenda 

Thursday May 22th

8:30-9:10

Opening Remarks and Ceremony for the Chair Professor Team

9:10-10:30

Session 1. Chair: Xuegong Zhang

9:10-9:50

Michael Waterman (USC and Tsinghua University)

Talk title: Local Sequence Comparison Using Word Counts

9:50-10:30

Jun Liu (Harvard University and Tsinghua University)

Talk Title: Detecting Relationships Beyond Linear Regression

10:30-10:50

Tea break

10:50-12:10

Session 2. Chair: Michael Q. Zhang

10:50-11:30

Shao Li (Tsinghua University)

Title: Network pharmacology: methods and applications in traditional Chinese medicine

11:30-12:10

Cheng Li (Peking University)

Title: Co-expression and network motif models of cancer expression profiles

12:10-14:00

Lunch break

14:00-15:20

Session 3. Chair: Ting Chen

14:00-14:40

Fengzhu Sun (USC & Tsinghua University)

Talk Title: Markovian Inference for Molecular Sequences Using NGS Data

14:40-15:20

Haiyan Huang (UC Berkeley)

Talk title: New gene coexpression measures using combinatoric statistics

15:20-15:40

Tea break

15:40-17:00

Session 4. Chair: Shao Li

15:40-16:20

Li Jin (Fudan University)

Talk Title: Identification of introgressive segments of archaic hominins

16:20-17:00

Jin Gu (Tsinghua University)

Talk title: Integrative analysis of the miRNA regulatory networks in cancer

May 23th (Friday)

9:00-10:20

Session 5. Chair: Jin Gu

9:00-9:40

Wei Wang (UCSD)

Talk title: Deciphering the epigenomic regulation

9:40-10:20

Yi Xing (UCLA)

Talk title: Elucidate transcriptome isoform complexity using massive RNA-seq data

10:20-10:50

Tea break

10:50-12:10

Session 6. Chair: Rui Jiang

10:50-11:30

Leonidas Bleris (The University of Texas at Dallas)

Talk title: Genome editing tools for discovery and therapeutic applications

11:30-12:10

Zhen Xie (Tsinghua University)

Talk title: Modular construction of synthetic circuits using TALE transcriptional repressors in mammalian cells

12:10-14:00

Lunch Break

14:00-15:20

Session 7. Chair: Zhen Xie

14:00-14:40

Hongyu Zhao (Yale University)

Talk title: Inferring Drug Pathway Associations Through Joint Analysis of Diverse High Throughput Data Sets

14:40-15:20

Xiaowo Wang (Tsinghua University)

Talk title: Quantitative modeling of microRNA regulation

15:20-15:40

Tea Break

15:40-17:00

Session 8. Chair: Xiaowo Wang

15:40-16:20

Hongkai Ji (Johns Hopkins University)

Talk title: Big Data Methods for Dissecting Variations in High-throughput Genomic Data

16:20-17:00

Kin Fai Au (University of Iowa)

Talk title: Gene Isoform Identification of Human ESC Transcriptome by Second/Third Generation Sequencing

17:00-17:10

Closing

click here to download the agenda and the abstracts of all the speeches.