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The Research Assistant performs analysis of multi-omic data for cancer biomarker requires skills in computational biology, molecular biology, and systems biology. The Ressom Lab has generated multi-omic data by analysis of liver tissues and blood samples from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) cases and patients with liver cirrhosis. S/he will assist in analyzing and integrating these data to identify early diagnostic biomarkers for HCC. In addition, the candidate will assist in biospecimen collection, samples processing, and sample preparation for subsequent multi-omic studies.
The candidate will work with the bioinformatics team in the Ressom Lab to analyze and integrate multi-omic data.
Requirements and Qualifications
B.S. in biology, biochemistry, computer science, or bioinformatics
Programming skills in R or Python is required
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