Yufeng Wang

Yufeng Wang

University of Texas at San Antonio, USA

Title: Core genome and lineage specific expansion in malaria parasites


Yufeng Wang received her Ph.D. degree in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology from Iowa State University, USA. She is an Associate Professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She has expertise is in the area of bioinformatics, computational biology, systems biology and molecular evolution. Her current research interests include comparative genomics, molecular evolution, and population genetics, with a special emphasis on the evolutionary mechanisms and systems biology of infectious diseases.


Dr.Waseem Khaliq M.D, M.P.H is faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore. He earned his medical degree at King Edward Medical College, Pakistan and Master's in Public Health (MPH) from University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. He completed his medical training in medicine at University of Illinois, Urbana. His research interest includes breast cancer screening and treatment disparities, breast cancer risk stratification, and breast cancer chemoprevention. He has published several manuscripts and serves as an editorial board member of Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences and The Journal of medical research and practice and is a reviewer for many medical journals.

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