Selected Topics in Systems Biology

Block pro-/seminar about different topics in Systems Biology.

Tutor: Christina Backes

Important dates:

  • Registration: From October 20th to 27th, 2015 HERE
  • First version of the slides: Deadline 11.03.16 (4 weeks before the presentation)
  • Presentations: 11.04.16
  • Summary: Deadline 18.04.16 (after the presentation)

Place and Time: building E2.1 seminar room 4th floor, on 11.04.16

Requirements for certificate:

  • Submitting the first version of the slides (please take a look at our presentation guidelines)
  • Successful presentation: 30 minutes + questions
  • Submitting a summary (2 pages)
  • Attendance to all presentations



Participant Time slot Topic
1. Topic Angela Kimani 10:00 – 10:45

Pathway and network analysis of cancer genomes

2. Topic Nanna Dahlem 10:45 – 11:30

Integrative approaches for predicting microRNA function and prioritizing disease-related microRNA using biological interaction networks

3. Topic Vanessa Siegel 11:30 – 12:15 Personalized cancer immunotherapy using Systems Medicine approaches
4. Topic Nihit Aggarwal

Advances in network-based metabolic pathway analysis and gene expression data integration

5. Topic Venkata Praveen Kumar Velisetty 13:00 – 13:45 Big-data-based edge biomarkers: study on dynamical drug sensitivity and resistance in individuals
6. Topic Bhavesh Soni 13:45 – 14:30 Algorithms for modeling global and context-specific functional relationship networks