Dr. Hassan Mahmoud presented his poster on Drug sensitivity prediction modelling from genomics, transcriptomics and inferred protein activity at the AACR.
Dr. Hassan Mahmoud Mohamed presents his poster at the annual Terry Fox Research Institute’s Ontario Node Research Symposium
Congragulations to our very own Dr. Benjamin Haibe-Kains who was awarded with the Bernard and Francine Dorval Prize for a young investigator who has made outstanding contributions to basic biomedical research. As the Research at Canadian Cancer Society said on their official twitter page "Dr Benjamin Haibe-Kains, a leader in the field of computational medicine whose work has advanced precision medicine for cancer".
Microsoft awarded Dr. Benjamin Haibe-Kains with an award as a show appreciation of the partnership between BHK lab and Mircrosoft's Azure project.
A team from the BHK lab composed of Dr. Hassan Mahmoud, Dr. Soheil Jahangiri Tazehkhand and Ian Smith presented their findings in a poster presetation at the 5th CCRC Conference. Dr. Mahmoud presented his poster on Transcription factor drug sensitivity model based on master regulators and protein abundance.
Dr. Hassan Mahmoud presents Biomarker discovery using inferred proteomics and master regulators at TorBUG talk.
Sisira Kadambat Nair presents "ToxicoGx – An R platform for integrated toxicogenomics data analysis" at OpenRiskNet final workshop in Amsterdam. Here is a link to her presentation:
Congratulations to Denis Keimakh and Joseph Marsilla for winning the Princess Margaret Foundation Graduate Fellowships In Cancer Research Award for 2019-2020.
Congragulations to Petr Smirnov for recieving the prestigious CIHR Doctoral Award!
Venkata Manem, Meghan Lambie, Peter Smirnov, Ian Smith and Victor Kofia are published for their work on RadioGx publication in Cancer Research Modeling cellular response in large-scale radiogenomic databases to advance precision radiotherapy.
Congragulations to Anthony Mammoliti for having his first ever paper "Creating reproducible pharmacogenomic analysis pipelines" accepted to Scientific Data.
Ali Madani Tonekaboni recieved the MITACS Awards. However, he was not the only one to hear good news today Ian Smith, Denis Keimakh, Joe Marsilla and Petr Smirnov all recieved their MBP Awards today. Congragulations to all the mentioned members,
Congratulations to Ali Madani Tonekaboni for having his CREAM paper in Geome Research being accepted for publication.
Dr. Soheil Jahangiri Tazekhand's Presentation "Cancer combination therapy using single cell sequencing" accepted at the 2019 Canadian Cancer Research Conference (CCRC)
Bo Li presents "R-LOBICO: an R package for building logical models" at BioC Where Software and Biology Connect, Toronto.
Petr Smirnov presents his tutorial Biomarker Discovery and Machine Learning in Large Pharmacogenomics Datasets at the ISMB/ECCB in Basel, Switzerland.
Dr. Arvind Singh Mer won the Best Talk award for his presentation on "Finding Biomarkers for Precision Cancer Medicine using Patient-Derived Xenografts" at the ISMB/ECCB Student Council in Basil, Switzerland.
Congragulations to Petr Smirnov for recieving his Ontario Graduate Studies Award!