Research Areas

Translational Genomics

  • Identifying critical transcriptional regulators of abiotic stress response in model crop species
  • Promoter analysis for plant synthetic biology applications


Basic Plant Research

  • Study of transcriptional regulation of Pol-II protein coding genes and microRNAs through accessible chromatin in plants
  • Identifying the determinants of tissue-specific gene expression in plants


Computational Biology

  • Machine learning models of Transcription Start Site locations from sequence and chromatin data
  • Functional Transcription Factor Binding Site identification in plant promoters
  • Network Analysis: Network Motif Discovery algorithms


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