Our Research

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Clinical Data Science

Translational Bioinformatics

Projects

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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

3rd Brown Bag Lunch

Last week’s Brown Bag Lunch was hosted by the Medical Informatics Group of University of Zurich. Prof. Krauthammer provided an …

Secure Data Exchange Using Distributed Ledger Technologies

Secure data exchange and integration is essential in medical informatics as it enables and accelerates evidence based medicine. …

Outing Around the Lake

Whereas our first Lab outing toured the old city center, our second excursion explored Zurich’s lake. Our day began at the head …

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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Ahmed Allam

Senior Researcher

Machine Learning

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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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Anna Sintsova

Postdoc

Bioinformatics, Microbiome

Grad Students

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Kyriakos Schwarz

PhD Student

Bioinformatics, Computational Pharmacology, Deep Learning

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Matthias Dittberner

PhD Student

Artificial Intelligence, Causal Inference

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

Postdoc Opening in Machine Learning in Healthcare

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