Focusing on the quantitative and technological underpinnings of cancer research


March 30, 2020


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Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics

March 17, 2020

Elham Azizi, PhD: Applying Machine Learning to Explore Cancer Networks


As one of the inaugural members of the Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics (IICD), Elham Azizi, PhD, is bringing her background in machine learning to the field of cancer research. With rapid advances in genomic technologies producing large-scale datasets, she became fascinated with developing and applying machine learning techniques to study biological systems, and specifically, to better understand cancer.

Selected Publications

Lorenz Curves and Gini Coefficient Analyses Indicate Inefficiencies in Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Screening.

Hur C
Zhan T
Thrift AP
Feuer EJ