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Bernie Pope

Computer scientist and bioinformatician

Overview

I am an Associate Professor at The University of Melbourne. My research focuses on applying computational techniques to biological questions, especially related to Human Genomics and Cancer. In addition to research, I am enthusiastic about education and have extensive experience teaching at the university level.

Affiliations

Key research areas

  • Bioinformatics
  • Genomics
  • Cancer
  • Programming Languages

News

Recent presentations

  • Classifying DNA mismatch repair variant pathogenicity using protein structure and function predictions, University of Melbourne Centre for Cancer Research Seminar, 15 May 2019.
  • Classifying DNA mismatch repair variant pathogenicity using protein structure and function predictions, Monash University Bioinformatics Platform, 27 March 2019.
  • Predictors of class: using protein structure and function information to predict and understand mismatch repair variant pathogenicity, International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT), Auckland, New Zealand, 21 March 2019.

Recent activities

  • 25 - 26 November, 2019: Attended the National Computing Merit Allocation Scheme meeting as an observer, ANU Canberra
  • 18 - 20 November, 2019: Attended the Pan Prostate Cancer Group Meeting in Oxford, UK.
  • 5 - 6 September, 2019: Attended the Pan Prostate Cancer Group Technical Meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • 30 August, 2019: Melbourne Bioinformatics talk about research websites.
  • 20 - 23 March, 2019: Attended the The International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT) meeting in Auckland New Zealand.