Biology is so digital, and incredibly complicated, but incredibly useful.
--- Donald Knuth

Eichler Lab

Department of Genome Sciences,
University of Washington

Mark Chaisson


Postdoctoral Fellow
Office Phone: (206) 543-9698
Office Location: S413A
Email: mchaisso [AT] u.washington.edu

Professional Experience


Postdoctoral Fellow
Dept. Genome Sciences, U. Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
2012-current

Education


Ph.D., Bioinformatics
University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
2008
B.S., Computer Science University of California, San Diego, CA, USA 2001

Research Interests


Emerging sequencing datasets often require novel algorithmic development in order to perform a complete analysis. My research focuses on the development of de novo assembly methods to detect inherited and novel variation, as well as methods to resolve complicated duplicated regions of genomes.

Personal Webpage


http://faculty.washington.edu/mchaisso/index.html