Our Research

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Clinical Data Science

Translational Bioinformatics

Projects

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Long-read sequencing - Part I

An introduction to long-read sequencing.

Single Cell RNA Sequencing

Cancer on the cell level.

Drug-Drug Interactions

Novel computational method for drug-drug interaction predictions which are an important consideration for patient treatment.

Automated Reports from Xrays

Using deep learning for automatically generated medical reports describing radiological images.

Recent Posts

Book Review: Causality, Probability and Medicine by Donald Gillies

I read Donald Gillies’ book “Causality, Probability and Medicine” a while ago and wanted to give a brief comment and overview of the …

Biobanking at USZ

The USZ is building a centralized biobank infracture primarily for liquid samples together with standardized processed regarding sample …

Cat videos and retrotransposons

Rambling about memes and junk DNA

Meet the Team

Principal Investigator

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Michael Krauthammer

PI

Clinical Data Science, Translational Bioinformatics, Cancer Genetics

Senior Researchers and Postdocs

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Zsolt Balázs

Postdoc

Bioinformatics, Cancer Genomics, Long-read sequencing, cfDNA sequencing

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Nicolas Perez

Postdoc

Machine Learning, NLP, Image Processing

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Ahmed Allam

Senior Researcher

Machine Learning

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Anna Sintsova

Postdoc

Bioinformatics, Microbiome

Grad Students

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Matthias Dittberner

PhD Student

Artificial Intelligence, Causal Inference

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Kyriakos Schwarz

PhD Student

Bioinformatics, Computational Pharmacology, Deep Learning

Research Assistant

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Leopold Franz

Research Assistant

Machine Learning for Health Care

Software Developers

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Laura Kinkead

Scientific Software Developer

Machine Learning

Administrators

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Claudia Stenger

Administrative Assistant

Mascots

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Globi

Assistant Regional Manager

Sleeping, Hunting birds and mice, Scratching trees

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Oscar

The Last Airbender

Jumping all over the place 🦘, Knocking over Chess pieces ♟️♕, remote control 📺 and everything in front of him, Playing soccer ⚽ and chasing butterflies 🦋, Sleeping 😴 in front of laptops 💻, Participating in origami 📄🏮 and crafting activities 🧶🎨

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Sebastian

Director of Box Exploration

Kinematics of toy mice, Hiding in cardboard boxes

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Simon

Chief Napping Officer

Fluid dynamics, Burrowing under blankets

Opportunities

Bioinformatics Research Assistant

Job description: We are looking for a bioinformatics research assistant to expand our multi-national research team of bioinformaticians …

Postdoc Opening in Machine Learning in Biomedicine

Summary The University of Zurich together with the University Hospital of Zurich are embarking on a concerted effort to develop …

We are looking for Masters Students!

We are currently looking for Master’s students in the field of bioinformatics for the following topics Analyzing the effects of …

Contact

  • Michael Krauthammer

    Chair of Medical Informatics

    Department of Quantitative Biomedicine

    Schmelzbergstrasse 26

    8006 Zürich

    Building/Room: SHM 26 A2

  • Claudia Stenger

    Administrative Assistant

    Winterthurerstrasse 190

    CH-8057 Zürich

    Building/Room: Y32-F-01

    phone: +41 44 635 66 31