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PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR:


Aik Choon Tan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Research: Translational Bioinformatics, Cancer Systems Biology,
Computational Drug Repurposing and Repositioining
"The Sensei"

Program Director, Biomedical Data Science Graduate Certificate
Faculty Member:
Cancer Biology Program
Computational Bioscience Program
Biostatistics & Informatics Program



RESEARCH FACULTY:


Jihye Kim, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor
Research: Functional Genomics, Synthetic Lethality Screens, KRAS Lung Cancer
BiNGS!
K-Map [K-Map Website]
"Chief Operating Officer"


Hyunmin Kim, Ph.D.
Senior Research Instructor
Research: Cancer Transcriptomics, Alternative Splicing


Jennifer Hintzsche, Ph.D.
(Joint with Prof. William Robinson)
Research Associate
Research: Melanoma Genomics, Drug Resistance Mechanisms
IMPACT Whole-Exome Sequencing Analysis Pipeline [IMPACT Website]
"MelaNinja"

POST DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWS:


Brian Jackson, Ph.D.
(Joint with Prof. Antonio Jimeno)
Research: Head and Neck Cancer Genomics, Tumor Heterogeneity
NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award T32CA174648
"Stem cell Detective"

RESEARCH ASSISTANTS:


Minjae Yoo, M.S., B.S.
Research: Chemical Systems Biology
DSigDB [DSigDB Website]
K-Map [K-Map Website]
"The Chef"


Jimin Shin, M.S., B.S.
Research: Computational Drug Repurposing and Repositioning
KIEO Curator
DSigDB [DSigDB Website]
"The Curator"



GRADUATE STUDENTS:


Kelsey Wuensch, B.S.
Research: Novel Therapy in Melanoma
NIH Cancer Biology Training Program T32CA190216
"The Student"


CLINICAL RESEARCH FELLOW:

Emily Simons, M.D., M.P.H.
Research: Clinical Trials Design

SUMMER STUDENTS/INTERNS:

Jaidev Bapat, B.S.
Research: Splicing signatures

Shu-Ying Ong
Research: Drug-induced Pathway Expression Changes


VISITING PROFESSORS:


Jaewoo Kang, Ph.D.
Professor of Computer Science, Korea University
[Lab Page]


Taek-Gu Lee, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery, Chungbuk National University

Hui-Jeong Hwang, M.D., Ph.D.
Assstant Professor of Cardiology, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine




Tan Lab Photo

Lab Photo, Aug 2017 (CU Anschutz Medical Campus)
(L-R): Minjae, Jimin, AC, Jennifer, Ilyssa, Brian, Kelsey, Hyunmin, Jihye, Jaewoo


Lab Photo, Aug 2017 (CU Anschutz Medical Campus)
(L-R): Minjae, Jimin, AC, Jennifer, Ilyssa, Brian, Kelsey, Hyunmin, Jihye, Jaewoo


Lab Photo, Aug 2017 (CU Anschutz Medical Campus)
(L-R): Hyunmin, Jennifer, Jihye, Kelsey, AC, Brian, Ilyssa, Minjae, Jaewoo, Jimin

Previous Years


ALUMNI:

Paul Francoeur, M.S., B.S. - Now, Ph.D. Student in Joint CMU-Pitts Computational Biology Program, Pittsburgh, PA.

Peter Klauck, B.S. - Now, MD Student, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO.

Heather Selby, B.S. - Now, Ph.D. Student in Bioinformatics Graduate Program, Boston University, Boston, MA.

David Astling, Ph.D. - Now, Research Associate, Bioinformatics Core, Univeresity of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.

Guoliang "Tony" Wang, Ph.D. - Now, Senior Data Analyst, SRA International, Atlanta, GA.

Karen Ryall, Ph.D. - Now, Data Scientist, Flagship Biosciences, Westminster, CO.

Ilyssa Summer, Ph.D. - Now, Self-study.

Carlos Cano, B.S., M.S. - Now, IT Industry, Brazil.

Tiffany Chan, B.S. - Now, Self-study.


MEDICAL STUDENTS - RESEARCH TRACK:

Amy Kreienkamp, M.D. - Now, Resident in Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

Benjamin Wendell, M.D. - Now, Resident in Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX.


SUMMER STUDENTS/INTERNS:

Georgia Phillips (Computational Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology), UCCC Summer Research Fellow (2017)

Harrison Pielke-Lombardo, B.S. (Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder), UCCC Summer Research Fellow (2015) - Now, Ph.D. Student in Computational Bioscience, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.

Ryan Hays (Computational Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology), UCCC Summer Research Fellow (2015).

Ilana Trumble, B.S. (Engineering Honors Program, University of Colorado at Boulder), UCCC Summer Researh Fellow (2014) - Now, Ph.D. Student in Biostatistics, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.

Daniel Doherty, B.S. (Biomedical Engineering Program, Case Western Reserve University), UCCC Summer Research Fellow (2014, 2013) - Now, Medical Student in Rush Medical College, Rush University, Chicago, IL.


ROTATION/PROJECT STUDENTS:

Rutendo Sigauke - Computational Bioscience Training Program (2018)

Mindy Szeto - Medical Scientist Training Proram (2016)

Callie Federer - Computational Bioscience Training Program (2016)


VISITING STUDENTS:

Bernard Lee - Cancer Research Malaysia, University of Malaya (12/2017 - 2/2018)

Kyubum Lee - Korea University (8/2014 - 2/2015)

Minji Jeon - Korea University (2/2015 - 8/2015)