The Group

What's New

Volker Brendel elected AAAS Fellow (Oct. 20016); IU News Release (Nov. 21, 2016)

Check out our github site!

Raborn, R.T., Spitze, K., Brendel, V.P. & Lynch, M. (2016) Promoter architecture and sex-specific gene expression in Daphnia pulex. Genetics 204, 593-612. [online article]

Duvick, J., Standage, D.S., Merchant, N. & Brendel, V.P. (2016) xGDBvm: A Web GUI-driven workflow for annotating eukaryotic genomes in the cloud. The Plant Cell 28, 840-854. [online article]

Standage, D.S., Berens, A.J., Glastad, K.M., Severin, A.J., Brendel, V.P. & Toth, A.L. (2016) Genome, transcriptom and methylome sequencing of a primitively eusocial wasp reveal a greatly reduced DNA methylaiton system in a social insect. Molecular Ecology 25, 1769-1784. [online article]


Group:

The Brendel Group provides domain expertise to advise the Jetstream national science and engineering cloud project.

V. Brendel serves on the CyVerse External Advisory Board.

V. Brendel serves as Consulting Editor of The Plant Cell.


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xGDBvm on YouTube

Brendel Group - Postdoctoral Associates


(in order of seniority)


R. Taylor Raborn. Ph.D.: The University of Iowa, 2013. Hometown: Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada. Joined Brendel Group in 2013. Research interests: Promoter architecture, regulation of gene expression and functional genomics in metazoans and plants. Software:http://www.github.com/rtraborn
Thomas McCarthy. Ph.D.: Pennsylvania State University, 2016. Home town: Indianapolis, Indiana. Joined Brendel Group in September 2016. Research interests: Plant promoter regions. Bioinformatic workflows.