2014 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Participant

Home Department: Computer Science
Supported by: Dean of Research
Mentor: Euan Ashley, Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and Genetics

John's research focuses on utilizing bioinformatics to optimize the detection of genetic variants within patients' genomes. This will bring potentially new insight into potential causes of cardiovascular diseases as well as treatment options.

Poster presented at the Stanford Bio-X Interdisciplinary Initiatives Symposium on August 27, 2014:

Comparisons and Annotations of INDEL Variants from Next Generation Sequencing Data

John Louie1, Rachel Goldfeder2, Daryl Waggot3, Euan Ashley4,5,6
[Departments of Computer Science1, Biomedical Informatics2, Cardiovascular Medicine3, Medicine4, Genetics5, and Pathology6, Stanford University]