People

Many of the people in the following table are cross-referenced in terms of their Research Areas, Research Organisms, and Departmental Affiliations on the Collaborative Graduate Program in Genome Biology and Bioinformatics wiki.

Mainly computational

Philip Awadalla

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

genomics for precision health

Gary Bader

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics, Computer Science

Biomolecular interaction networks and pathways, molecular profiles, cancer

Anthony Bonner

Computer Science

Computational biology algorithms, machine learning

Paul Boutros

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Medical Biophysics

Computational techniques for personalized genomic medicine

Michael Brudno

Computer Science, Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research

Computational biology algorithms

Belinda Chang

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Cell & Systems Biology

Evolutionary genomics

Asher Cutter

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Evolutionary genetics

Hue-Sun Chan

Biochemistry, Molecular Genetics

Computational protein folding

Leon French

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Neuroscience, gene expression, molecular neuroanatomy, epigenomics, text mining

Brendan Frey

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research

Bayesian networks, machine learning algorithms

Anna Goldenberg

Hospital for Sick Children, Computer Science

Machine learning

Sidhartha Goyal

Physics

Biophysics, evolutionary dynamics

Benjamin Haibe-Kains

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Medical Biophysics

Developing new predictive models using large 'omic data sets to improve disease management

Michael Hoffman

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Medical Biophysics, Computer Science

Machine learning, epigenomics, functional genomics

Igor Jurisica

Krembil Research Institute, UHN

Cancer informatics

Philip M. Kim

Donnelly Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, Department of Molecular Genetics, and Department of Computer Science Interaction networks, genetic variation, copy number variants, signaling pathways, genome evolution

Radhakrishnan Mahadevan

Chemical Engineering, IBBME

Systems analysis and engineering of biological processes, bacterial metabolic flux analysis

David McMillen

UofT, Mississauga

Quantitive biology, cell system simulation

Daniele Merico

Deep Genomics Inc. (U of T spin-out genomics company)

Genomics data mining

Quaid Morris

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Computer Science

Machine learning algorithms

Alan Moses

Cell and Systems Biology, Computer Science

Sequence analysis, evolution

John Parkinson

Hospital for Sick Children, Molecular Genetics

Comparative genomics, cell system simulation

Regis Pomes

Hospital for Sick Children

Molecular dynamics simulations of proteins

Nicholas Provart

Cell and Systems Biology

Arabidopsis thaliana gene expression analysis, data visualization tool development, hypothesis generation with large 'omic data sets

Jüri Reimand

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Medical Biophysics

Cancer, Network Biology

Hannes Röst

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics

Mass spectrometry, systems biology, personalized medicine

Fritz Roth

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Molecular Genetics, Computer Science, Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research

 

Luca Scardovi

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Systems and control theory

Matthieu Shapira

Structural Genomics Consortium

Research informatics, epigenetics, medicinal chemistry

Jared Simpson

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Computer Science

Computational genomics

Lincoln Stein

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Pathway analysis and databases, model organism databases

Boris Steipe

Biochemistry, Molecular Genetics

Structural bioinformatics, protein engineering

Mark Sun

Deep Genomics Inc. (U of T spin-out genomics company)

Genomics data mining

Shreejoy Tripathy

Krembil Centre for Neuroinformatics, CAMH

Computational Genomics, Neuroscience

Ryan Yuen

Hospital for Sick Children & Molecular Genetics, U. Toronto

Large-scale genome sequencing analysis and genomic variant interpretation

Zhaolei Zhang

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics

Comparative genomics, evolution, regulatory element prediction

Mainly wet lab

Brenda Andrews

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics

Genetic and physical interactions in yeast

Anne Bassett

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Genomics of schizophrenia

Charlie Boone

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics

Genetic and physical interactions in yeast

Alan Davidson

Biochemistry, Molecular Genetics

Protein folding, protein interactions

John Dick

Molecular Genetics

Genetic models of development and disease, molecular medicine and human genetics

Peter Dirks

Hospital for Sick Children

Normal and neural stem cell biology

Aled Edwards

Medical Biophysics

Structural Genomics

Elizabeth Edwards

Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry

Metagenomics of biodegradation

Julie Forman-Kay

Biochemistry, Hospital for Sick Children

Structural Studies of Disordered Proteins

Anne-Claude Gingras

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Molecular Genetics

Proteomics

Jack Greenblatt

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics

Proteomics, transcription regulation

David Guttman

Cell and Systems Biology

Comparative and evolutionary genomics, molecular evolution

Walid Houry

Biochemistry

Molecular chapersones

Tim Hughes

Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics

Functional genomics using gene expression microarrays, protein binding arrays, RNA-seq etc.

Jordan Lerner-Ellis

Mount Sinai Hospital

Molecular diagnostics, as applied to breast and colon cancer, integrating whole genome sequencing into the general practice of medicine.

Gil Privé

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

X-ray crystallography

Arneet Saltzman

Cell and Systems Biology

Chromatin regulation in development

Steve Scherer

Hospital for Sick Children, The Centre for Applied Genomics, Molecular Genetics

Human genetics

Michael Taylor

Hospital for Sick Children

molecular genomics of pediatric brain tumours

John Vincent

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Genomics and molecular pathways involved with autism and other disorders

Jim Woodgett

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Molecular Genetics

Protein kinases, DNA microarrays

Jeff Wrana

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Molecular Genetics

TGF-beta pathway, protein interaction networks

Christopher Yip

Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Single molecule imaging, protein assembly

Peter Zandstra

Institute for Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Stem cell engineering

Biostats and epidemiology

Laurent Briollais

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Genetic interactions, graphical models

Shelley Bull

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Statistical genetics, microarray analysis

Rayjean J. Hung

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Molecular and genomic epidemiology for complex diseases

Rafal Kustra

Public Health Sciences

Mining large datasets, gene expression analysis

John McLaughlin

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Statistical genetics and cancer

David Tritchler

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Interest in gene expression analysis