Dana King, Ph.D.

Bioinformatics Analyst, Bioinformatics Core



damki@umich.edu

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC) Building 22
2800 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Background

Dana King received a Bachelors in Biology at The College of New Jersey before working as a research assistant at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories. She went on to receive her Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics & Genomics at Washington University in St. Louis, working with Dr. Barak Cohen to understand the impact of regulatory sequence changes in mouse and human models using Massively Parallel Reporter Assays (MPRAs) and machine learning. Dana’s current focus areas are RNA-seq and functional analysis with additional interest in machine learning and custom analyses.