IICD Newsletter March 2022

March 07, 2022
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March 7th, 2022
IICD Partners with the Alliance Program to Host Students from the École Polytechnique
The Alliance Program collaborates with Columbia University and three French higher education institutions (École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, and Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University) to facilitate the exchange of students and research scholars, and to foster academic collaborations between the four institutions. IICD recently partnered with the program to enable students from the École Polytechnique to carry out internships at the Institute. The first intern will join Dr. Simon Tavaré's lab later this month.
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Next Speaker in our Virtual Seminar Series
Headshot of Pablo Camara
Estimating Dynamic Cell Abundances
from Gene Expression Data
of Bulk Tissues

Hosted by Simon Tavaré, FRS
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM (EST)
Date: March 17, 2022

Some seminars are recorded and available for viewing on the IICD YouTube channel.
Click here to learn more and register
Elham Azizi and José McFaline-Figueroa Receive NSF CAREER Awards
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IICD Faculty  Elham Azizi (left)  received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for her research project titled "Integrative modeling of intercellular interactions in the tumor microenvironment." Learn more on the IICD website and Columbia Engineering news
IICD Associate Member José McFaline-Figueroa (right) received a NSF CAREER Award for his research project on “Defining kinase-driven cellular response networks using single-cell genomics.” Read here
Women's History Month Series
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In honor of Women’s History Month, we are highlighting the outstanding scientists who are part of IICD. Get to know them throughout the month of March as they share about their journey in STEM. Follow @cancer_dynamics on Twitter and Instagram.
IICD Welcomes a New Intern
Headshot of Elisa BergomiElisa Bergomi is a third-year student at the École Polytechnique.  She will join Dr. Simon Tavaré's team later this month as part of the newly established partnership between IICD and the Alliance. Her project will focus on clonal evolution in tumors, applying advanced mathematical techniques to the modeling of cancer evolution.
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Recent Publications from IICD Researchers
Belayer: Modeling Discrete and Continuous Spatial Variation in Gene Expression from Spatially Resolved Transcriptomics. Ma, C.; Chitra, U.; Zhang, S.; Raphael, B. J. BioRxiv. 2022.

Defining the Dynamics of Naive CD4 and CD8 T Cells Across the Mouse Lifespan. Rane, S.; Hogan, T.; Lee, E.; Seddon, B.; Yates, A. J. BioRxiv 2021.

Machine Learning Classifies Ferroptosis and Apoptosis Cell Death Modalities with TfR1 Immunostaining. Jin, J.; Schorpp, K.; Samaga, D.; Unger, K.; Hadian, K.; Stockwell, B. R. ACS Chem Biol. 2022in press.

Multi-Modal Single-cell and Whole-Genome Sequencing of Minute, Frozen Specimens to Propel Clinical Applications. Wang, Y.*; Fan, J. L.*; Melms, J. C.; Amin, A. D.; Georgis, Y.; Ho, P.; Tagore, S.; Abril-Rodriguez, G.; Biermann, J.; Hofree, M.; Caprio, L.; Berhe, S.; Khan, S. H.; Henick, B. S.; Ribas, A.; Taylor, A. M.; Schwartz, G. K.; Carvajal, R. D.; Azizi, E.#; Izar, B.# BioRxiv 2021.

NetMix2: Unifying Network Propagation and Altered Subnetworks. Chitra, U.; Park, T. Y.; Raphael, B. J. BioRxiv. 2022.
SuperDendrix Algorithm Integrates Genetic Dependencies and Genomic Alterations Across Pathways and Cancer Types. Park, T. Y.; Leiserson, M. D. M.; Klau, G. W.; Raphael, B. J. Cell Genomics 2022, 2(2), 100099.
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