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Yang Li

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  • DPhil Student
  • Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford and MRC Functional Genomics Unit, DPAG, University of Oxford
  • 9PublicationsNumber of items in Yang's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 8Followers

Research interests

Machine LearningAgingComparative genomicsComputational biology

About

Born in China, grew up in Belgium and in Canada. I speak French, English and Chinese Fluently.

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Publications (5)

  • Rapid evolution of Beta-keratin genes contribute to phenotypic differences that distinguish turtles and birds from other reptiles.

    • Li Y
    • Kong L
    • Ponting C
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  • The western painted turtle genome, a model for the evolution of extreme physiological adaptations in a slowly evolving lineage.

    • Shaffer H
    • Minx P
    • Warren D
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  • Dissecting the gene network of dietary restriction to identify evolutionarily conserved pathways and new functional genes.

    • Wuttke D
    • Connor R
    • Vora C
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  • Scaffolding low quality genomes using orthologous protein sequences

    • Li Y
    • Copley R
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  • Whole transcriptome sequencing of the aging rat brain reveals dynamic RNA changes in the dark matter of the genome.

    • Wood S
    • Craig T
    • Li Y
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Professional experience

DPhil Student

Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford and MRC Functional Genomics Unit, DPAG, University of Oxford

October 2010 - Present

Summer research Intern

Church Lab, HMS

May 2009 - August 2009(3 months)

Education

DPhil Clinical Medicine

Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford

October 2010 - Present

MPhil Biological Sciences

University of Liverpool

September 2009 - September 2010(a year)

B.Sc. Joint Math and Computer Science

Department of Mathematics, McGill University

September 2006 - May 2009(3 years)