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Edwin Wang


Professor in the Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Medical Genetics, and Oncology

AIHS Translational Chair in Cancer Genomics

Adjunct Professor, McGill University Department of Medicine

(403) 220-6609

Cumming School of Medicine
Health Sciences Centre Room 1187
3330 Hospital Drive NW
Calgary AB T2N 4N1

Research Activities: 

We are conducting both computational and experimental systems biology toward precision medicine. The computational work includes: (1) big medical data analysis (2) machine learning and deep learning (3) predictive model construction based on genomic data of diseases including cancer. We are developing novel algorithms for modeling of molecular networks and cancer biomarker discovery, and also developing new concepts for data analysis toward interpreting data, generating, prioritizing and testing new hypotheses.

Research Areas: 
Bioinformatics tool development
systems biology
precision medicine
  • Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)