Ivy and Takis present at the ATS 2017 meeting

Ivy presented in a Poster Discussion session in American Thoracic Society annual conference her findings on the causes of FEV1 longitudinal change in COPD patients. Takis also presented a poster with the results on the integration and causal analysis of IPF histopathology patterns. Her poster generated a lot of fruitful discussion

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Benos’ Lab receives NIH funding to study COPD

We will investigate the causes of pathophysiology and progression of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by analyzing existing TOPMed clinical and omics datasets. COPD is the third leading cause of death and a major cause of disability and health care costs in the US.  The tools and methods developed through this grant…

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Congratulations to Ivy Shi

Congratulations to Ivy  for being accepted to Harvard Medical School to pursue her MD degree.  Ivy is a double major in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics with minor in Chemistry at U Pitt and she joined the group in the summer of 2014 as a TECBio student.  She continued working with us throughout her studies.  She helped…

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