BIG Faculty Member - Xiaole (Shirley) Liu, Ph.D.

Xiaole (Shirley) Liu, Ph.D.

Professor of Statistics
Professor of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Center for Life Science Bldg 11007
450 Brookline Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Tel: 617-632-2472
Fax: 617-632-2444
Visit my lab page here.

X. Shirley Liu received a PhD in Biomedical Informatics and a PhD minor in Computer Science from Stanford University in 2002. She is a Professor with the Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health. Shirley is a computational biologist with expertise in cancer epigenetics. Her research focuses on algorithm development and integrative mining from big data generated on microarrays, massively parallel sequencing, and other high throughput techniques to model the specificity and function of transcription factors, chromatin regulators and lncRNAs in tumor development, progression, drug response and resistance.

Last Update: 10/27/2017


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