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Jon Duvick interviewed by HPCwire!

Recent publications:

Rauch, H.B., Patrick, T.L., Klusman, K.M., Battistuzzi, F.U., Mei, W,. Brendel, V.P. & Lal, S.K. (2013) Discovery and Expression Analysis of Alternative Splicing Events Conserved among Plant SR Proteins. Mol. Biol. Evol.,doi: 10.1093/molbev/mst238 First published online: December 19, 2013. [PubMed ID: 24356560] [online article (corrected proof)] [PDF (Advance Access)]

Yi, G., Brendel, V.P., Shu, C., Li, P., Palanathan, S. & Kao, C.C. (2013) Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms of Human STING Can Affect Innate Immune Response to Cyclic Dinucleotides. PLoS One 8, e77846. [PubMed ID: 24204993] [online article] [PDF]

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Graduate Students



(in order of seniority)


Hsien-chao Chou. Home town: Taoyuan, Taiwan. Previous Degrees: BS in Information Management, 1997, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. @ ISU since 2008, in Brendel Group since 2009. Graduate Program: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (Ph.D.). @ ISU since 2008, in Brendel Group since 2009. Research interests: Gene annotation using next generation sequencing.
Krishnakumar Sridharan. Home town: Chennai, Tamilnadu, India. Previous Degrees: B.Tech in Bioinformatics, 2008, SASTRA University, Tamilnadu, India. Graduate Program: Interdepartmental Genetics (Ph.D.). @ ISU since 2008, in Brendel Group since 2009. Research interests: Predicting and Mapping Transcription Start Sites in plant genomes.
Your Picture Daniel Standage. Home town: Augusta, Georgia, USA. BS in Bioinformatics, 2010, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. Graduate Program: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (Ph.D.). Rotation Dates: August - October. Research interests: Genome annotation/informatics. Rotation Project: Annotation of the grape genome, evaluation of the CpGAT genome annotation pipeline, automation of comparison between two sets of gene/genome annotations.