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Karen Cranston

  • Ph.D.
  • Training Coordinator and Bioinformatics Project Manager
  • National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent)
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  • 10

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Research interests

phylogenetics biodiversity informatics

Followers (58)

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    Gbemiga Shadare

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    Bill StvrsDemocritus University of Thrace Department of Forestry and Environmental Management and Natural Resources

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    leila mirzaeiImam Khomeini International University Faculty of Engineering and Technology

  • Dr. ASHOK KUMAR DWIVEDI

    Dr. ASHOK KUMAR DWIVEDI

  • Alexie Papanicolaou

    Alexie PapanicolaouUniversity of Western Sydney Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment

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  • Paula Mabee

    Paula MabeeUniversity of South Dakota

  • Joshua Drew

    Joshua DrewColumbia University

  • Lena Deus

    Lena Deus

  • Enrico Pontelli

    Enrico PontelliNew Mexico State University

  • Meg Pirrung

    Meg PirrungKnight Lab

  • andrea thomer

    andrea thomerCIRSS

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Publications

Frontiers: The iPlant Collaborative: Cyberinfrastructure for Plant Biology

Frontiers in Plant Genetics And Genomics 
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Phylotastic! Making tree-of-life knowledge accessible, reusable and convenient

  • Stoltzfus A
  • Lapp H
  • Matasci N
BMC Bioinformatics (2013)
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Science Incubators: Synthesis Centers and Their Role in the Research Ecosystem

  • Rodrigo A
  • Alberts S
  • Cranston K
PLoS Biology (2013)
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Phylogenomic Analysis of BAC-end Sequence Libraries in <I>Oryza</I> (Poaceae)

  • Cranston K
  • Hurwitz B
  • Sanderson M
Systematic Botany (2010)
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Spatio-temporal patterns of genome evolution in allotetraploid species of the genus Oryza.

  • Ammiraju J
  • Fan C
  • Yu Y
The Plant Journal (2010)
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Professional experience

Training Coordinator and Bioinformatics Project Manager

National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent)

October 2010 - Present

Board member

Phyloinformatics Research Foundation

Team lead

iPlant Tree of Life Visualization Group

Postdoctoral fellow

Biodiversity Synthesis Center at the Field Museum of Natural History

May 2009 - September 2010 (a year)

Postdoctoral fellow

University of Arizona Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

March 2007 - April 2009 (2 years)

Education history

Department of Medical Genetics, University of Alberta

Ph.D.

May 2002 - February 2007 (5 years)