Christopher E. Mason

PhD
Scientific Committee

New York, NY USA

Weill Cornell Medicine Pediatric Brain & Spine Center

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About

Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics

Weill Cornell Medicine

Current Research Interest: New biochemical and computational methods in functional genomics; novel techniques in next-generation sequencing; algorithms for tumor evolution, genome evolution, DNA and RNA modifications; algorithms for genome/epigenome engineering; international standards for clinical-quality genome measurements/editing; integrated molecular portraits of genomes, epigenomes, transcriptomes, and metagenomes for NASA astronauts to establish the molecular foundations and genetic defenses for enabling long-term human space travel