Shaolei Teng, Ph. D. (PI)
Dr. Shaolei Teng is an Associate Professor of the Department of Biology at Howard University. He received his PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Clemson University, SC, and completed his postdoctoral training in Bioinformatics and Genomics at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY. Dr. Teng’s research interests are to develop and apply bioinformatics approaches for analyzing the genetic variations associated with human diseases and discovering biological knowledge hidden in the massive data sets. His group at Howard University is currently focused on three research areas including machine learning, next-generation sequencing and protein structure modeling. Dr. Teng has published more than twenty papers in the peer-reviewed journals such as Molecular Psychiatry, BMC Genomics, Amino Acids and Biophysical Journal.
Meet the Team
Farion Cooper II. (Rhodes Scholarship Finalist)
Christina V Johnson
Naomi A Rankin*
* Institutional Research Program at Howard University (IREPHU) Mentees