Geneticist Jason Moffat’s research group works to develop and apply new technologies to interpret gene function and understand molecular mechanisms that relate to disease.
More specifically, his group uses imaging technologies and lentiviral RNAi to understand how different growth signalling pathways contribute to cancer metabolism.
- Canada Research Chair in Functional Genomics of Cancer, 2012
- Carpenter, A.E. et al. "CellProfiler: image analysis software for identifying and quantifying cell phenotypes." Genome Biol. 7, no. 10 (October 2006): R100.
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