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Rasna Walia

  • PhD in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • Data scientist - Systems Biology
  • DuPont Pioneer
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Research interests

Host-pathogen interactionsSystems BiologyComputational BiologyData VisualizationMachine Learning

Co-authors (46)

  • John Van Hemert
  • Ranjeeta Walia
  • Fadi Towfic
  • Ben Lewis
  • Louis Dorard

Publications (5)

  • Detection and characterization of an H4N6 avian-lineage influenza A virus in pigs in the Midwestern United States

    • Abente E
    • Gauger P
    • Walia R
    • et al.
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  • Influenza A(H3N2) virus in swine at agricultural fairs and transmission to humans, Michigan and Ohio, USA, 2016

    • Bowman A
    • Walia R
    • Nolting J
    • et al.
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  • The genomic evolution of H1 influenza A viruses from swine detected in the United States between 2009 and 2016

    • Gao S
    • Anderson T
    • Walia R
    • et al.
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  • RNABindRPlus: A predictor that combines machine learning and sequence homology-based methods to improve the reliability of predicted RNA-binding residues in proteins

    • Walia R
    • Xue L
    • Wilkins K
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  • Protein-RNA interface residue prediction using machine learning: an assessment of the state of the art

    • Walia R
    • Caragea C
    • Lewis B
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Data scientist - Systems Biology

DuPont Pioneer

July 2017 - Present

ORISE Postdoctoral Researcher

USDA-ARS National Animal Disease Center

February 2015 - July 2017(2 years)

Tutorial Fellow

University of Nairobi

October 2005 - July 2009(4 years)


PricewaterhouseCoopers Kenya

August 2004 - October 2005(a year)

Education history

PhD in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Iowa State University

August 2009 - October 2014(5 years)

MSc in Intelligent Systems

University College London, University of London

September 2006 - August 2007(a year)

BSc Computer Science

University of Nairobi

September 2000 - August 2004(4 years)