Dr. Jared Simpson

  • PI (Computational Biology)
  • Scientific Advisor (Genomics)
  • Co-Applicant, OICR (Cancer Evolution)


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The Simpson lab develops algorithms and software for the analysis of high-throughput sequencing data. The lab, led by Dr. Jared Simpson, works primarily on de novo genome assembly, the detection of somatic mutations in cancer and, most recently, the development of algorithms for nanopore-based sequencers.

Current Affiliations
  • Principal Investigator, Computational Biology, OICR
  • Scientific Advisor, Genomics Program, OICR