Upcoming SJSU Computer Science Master's Defenses in Bioinformatics


Student Name: Alexis Torres
Project Title: "miRNA-seq Analysis Pipeline and R Shiny App"
Date of Defense: Tuesday May 17, 2022 at 12:00PM-1:00PM
Location: MH 229
Project Advisor: Dr. Wendy Lee


Student Name: Diksha Kool
Project Title: "Understanding how the Relative Abundance of Candida Species Impacts Transcriptional Regulation in Coculture"
Date of Defense: Friday May 20, 2022 at 1:30PM-3:30PM
Location: MH 229
Project Advisor: Dr. Wendy Lee


Student Name: Nicholas Lien
Project Title: "Differential Gene Expression Analysis of Zebrafish Embryos Exposed to Simulated Microgravity and Insights into Cellular Effects"
Date of Defense: Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 10:00AM - 11:15AM
Location: MH 229
Project Advisor: Dr. Philip Heller 


Student Name: Punithavathi Sundaramurthy 
Project Title: "Conservation and Prevalence of Sequence Paired Sites in Humans"
Date of Defense: Mon May 23, 2022 at 12:00PM-1:00PM
Location: MH 210
Project Advisor: Dr. Wendy Lee


Student Name: Yvonna Leung
Project Title: "Modeling Sequencing Artifacts for Next Generation Sequencing"
Date of Defense: Wednesday May 11, 2022 at 2:00PM
Location: MH 229
Project Advisor: Dr. Wendy Lee