Workshop in Mathematical Biology and

Statistical Genetics


July 19, 2006

Room 517, Meng Wah Complex, HKU

Program and Abstract (in PDF format)


9:00 - 10:00

Wing Kam Fung, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, HKU
Imprinting and Linkage Analyses Based on Case-Parents Trios

10:00 - 11:00

James Cai, Genome Research Center, HKU
Probabilistic Models of DNA Sequence Evolution with Context-dependent Mutation

Tea Break

11:15 - 12:15

Benny C.Y. Zee, Centre for Clinical Trials, CUHK
Application of Block Wavelet Shrinkage Principle Components Analysis on DNA Microarry Data

Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:00

Hongzhe Li, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology,

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Pathway-Based Regression Modeling of Genomic Data

15:00 - 16:00

Tsz Lung Chan, Department of Mathematics, HKU
Community Structure of Networks and its Applications

Tea Break

16:15 - 17:15

Tze Leung Lai, Department of Statistics, Stanford University and

Department of Mathematics, HKU
Stochastic Segmentation Models for Array-based Comparative Genomic Hybridization (array-CGH) Data Analysis


All are Welcome