Lixing Yang received his PhD in genetics as well as a master’s degree in statistics from the University of Georgia. In the Park lab, Lixing has specialized in identification and characterization of structural variations in cancer whole-genome sequencing data. His analysis of fusion genes has been an important part of many Nature papers from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA), and his algorithm has been used by many researchers around the world. His recent work is in inference of clonal dynamics in cancer genomes.
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