Marcel Ramos, MPH

Research Associate

Marcel Ramos is a Research Associate with a Master in Public Health from the CUNY School of Public Health. His recent projects include developing a software infrastructure for representing and analyzing data from multiple complementary genomics experiments and creating a reproducible data preprocessing pipeline with data from The Cancer Genome Atlas in order to facilitate analysis by providing clean and ready-to-use datasets. He is also part of the Bioconductor core team, a group focused on providing software tools for analyzing high-throughput genomic datasets. He works mostly with the R statistical programming language. He is fluent in Spanish, French and Italian.

Recent publications:

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Kannan L, Ramos M, Re A, El-Hachem N, Safikhani Z, Gendoo DM, Davis S, Gomez-Cabrero D, Castelo R, Hansen KD, Carey VJ, Morgan M, Culhane AC, Haibe-Kains B, Waldron L. Public data and open source tools for multi-assay genomic investigation of disease. Briefings in bioinformatics. 2016;17(4):603-15.

Waldron L, Riester M, Ramos M, Parmigiani G, Birrer M. The Doppelgänger Effect: Hidden Duplicates in Databases of Transcriptome Profiles. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2016; 108(11).

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