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Dr Cristina Sisu

Dr Cristina Sisu
Lecturer, Genomic Data Analytics

Summary

Dr Sisu joined Brunel University as Lecturer in Genomic Data Analytics in April 2017. Prior to that, she studied Chemical Engineering first at University “Politehnica” Bucharest and then at University “Politehnica” Timisoara in Romania, followed by an MSc in Molecular Sciences at Wagennigen University, The Netherlands and a PhD in Bioinformatics at University of Cambridge. Next, she moved to USA as a post-doc at Yale University in the lab of Mark Gerstein. 

Dr Sisu’s current research focuses on the study of pseudogenes from both an evolutionary perspective but also as key players in various disease. 

For a complete list of publications see https://goo.gl/tPLw9i

Newest selected publications

Thybert, D., Roller, M., Navarro, FCP., Fiddes, I., Streeter, I., Feig, C., et al. (2018) 'Repeat associated mechanisms of genome evolution and function revealed by the Mus caroli and Mus pahari genomes'. Genome Research, 28 (4). pp. 448 - 459. ISSN: 1088-9051 Open Access Link

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Altshuler, DM., Durbin, RM., Abecasis, GR., Bentley, DR., Chakravarti, A., Clark, AG., et al. (2015) 'A global reference for human genetic variation'. NATURE, 526 (7571). pp. 68. ISSN: 0028-0836 Open Access Link

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Wang, D., Yan, KK., Sisu, C., Cheng, C., Rozowsky, J., Meyerson, W. and et al. (2015) 'Loregic: A method to characterize the cooperative logic of regulatory factors'. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (4). ISSN: 1553-734X Open Access Link

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Sisu, C., Pei, B., Leng, J., Frankish, A., Zhang, Y., Balasubramanian, S., et al. (2014) 'Comparative analysis of pseudogenes across three phyla'. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 111 (37). pp. 13361 - 13366. ISSN: 0027-8424 Open Access Link

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Gerstein, MB., Rozowsky, J., Yan, KK., Wang, D., Cheng, C., Brown, JB., et al. (2014) 'Comparative analysis of the transcriptome across distant species'. Nature, 512 (7515). pp. 445 - 448. ISSN: 0028-0836 Open Access Link

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