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Dr Cristina Sisu

Dr Cristina Sisu
Lecturer in 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

Frankish, A., Diekhans, M., Jungreis, I., Lagarde, J., Loveland, JE., Mudge, JM., et al. (2021) 'GENCODE 2021'. Nucleic Acids Research, 49 (D1). pp. D916 - D923. ISSN: 0305-1048

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Sisu, C., Muir, P., Frankish, A., Fiddes, I., Diekhans, M., Thybert, D., et al. (2020) 'Transcriptional activity and strain-specific history of mouse pseudogenes'. Nature Communications, 11 (1). pp. 3695. ISSN: 2041-1723 Open Access Link

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The ENCODE Project Consortium., Moore, JE., Weng, Z. and Sisu, C. (2020) 'Expanded encyclopaedias of DNA elements in the human and mouse genomes'. Nature, 583 (7818). pp. 699 - 710. ISSN: 0028-0836 Open Access Link

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Abascal, F., Acosta, R., Addleman, NJ., Adrian, J., Afzal, V., Aken, B., et al. (2020) 'Perspectives on ENCODE'. Nature, 583 (7818). pp. 693 - 698. ISSN: 0028-0836 Open Access Link

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Chudasama, D., Katopodis, P., Stone, N., Haskell, J., Sheridan, H., Gardner, B., et al. (2019) 'Liquid biopsies in lung cancer: Four emerging technologies and potential clinical applications'. Cancers, 11 (3). pp. 331 - 331. ISSN: 2072-6694 Open Access Link

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