Lisa Iype, PhD

Senior Bioinformatics Scientist

Shmulevich Lab

Dr. Iype has experience in biochemistry, software and website development, and data analysis.  She works with high-dimensional cancer data sets and looks for significant patterns which may provide insight into cancer development and progression.

Dr. Iype is a member of the ISB Genome Data Analysis Center (GDAC) within The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) network.  Dr. Iype has contributed to data analysis for two published TCGA papers on thyroid cancer and prostate cancer.  She is performing data analysis for two ongoing TCGA projects – liver cancer and sarcoma.  Dr. Iype is also an active member of the ISB team which created a data visualization tool for cancer omics data called Regulome Explorer.

Data Science

Ph.D., Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin – Madison