techniques to better understand chromatin
biology. These models and algorithms transform
high-dimensional functional genomics data
into interpretable patterns and lead to new biological insight.
2021-07-16: Michael is a panelist at the 2021 Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC 2021).
2021-07-15: Michael is a presenter and session chair of the Regulatory and Systems Genomics session at the ISMB/ECCB 2021 conference. His talk covers: "Viral integration transforms chromatin to drive oncogenesis".
2021-07-14: Michael was awarded Essential Oncology Software for Research funding from the Princess Margaret Data Science Program, University Health Network.
2021-06-01: Mehran was awarded the CIHR Post-doctoral Fellowship.
2021-05-26: Michael is a co-author on a paper titled "Viral integration transforms chromatin to drive oncogenesis" accepted for a talk at the Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology/European Conference on Computational Biology 2021 Conference (ISMB/ECCB 2021) in July 2021.