Benos Lab student, Junke Zhang, receives Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship

JunkeZhang100x140Congratulations to Junke Zhang, a junior Bioinformatics student, who has been awarded the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship!

She is working on the project with Prof. Benos (Benos Lab) that involves predicting Renal Cancer subtypes using DNA Methylation Data. She will continue to work on this project during the summer.

The project she received the award for is to work with Prof. Benos in the development of computational methods to identify causal variables for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) onset and progression.