Jo Lynne Rokita


Philadelphia, PA, USA

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia



Supervisory Bioinformatics Scientist

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Jo Lynne’s broad research interests lie in identifying and validating novel coding, noncoding, epigenetic, and/or transcriptional mechanisms contributing to oncogenesis, tumor evolution, and progression/relapse of pediatric high-grade diffuse astrocytic tumors. She combines molecular, genomics, and machine learning approaches to discover and validate novel actionable oncogenic targets and/or pathways with the overall goal of informing current therapeutic regimens leading to future clinical trials.