On June 23, Yanying Yu successfully defended her doctoral dissertation. Yanying joined the HIRI in 2019. She conducted her doctoral project in the Integrative Informatics for Infection Biology research group with principal investigator and primary supervisor Lars Barquist. In the Barquist lab, she has been working on the computational analysis of CRISPR screens in collaboration with the Beisel group.
Yanying already holds a subsequent agreement: she will start a postdoc position at a research institute in Cambridge, USA.
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