Waisman Data Science Core

The Data Science Core in the Waisman Center provides basic bioinformatics and biostatistics services, computational resources, and consultations to investigators within our center as well as to other investigators at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. We use UW iLab for service requests and records. Please submit your inquiry via iLab Login. In particular, our core covers the following topics, including but not limited to:

  1. Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data processing
    • RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, DNA methylation
    • Whole Genome Sequencing, Whole Exom Sequencing
    • Single-cell
  2. Biostatistics
    • Power analysis
    • Significance tests
    • Differential expression analysis
    • Regression and modeling
  3. Bioinformatics
    • Feature selection
    • Gene co-expression analysis
    • Enrichment analysis
    • Clustering and classification
  4. Data visualization
  5. High-performance computing
  6. Cloud computing and storage
    • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Daifeng Wang, Ph.D.
Core Director
Assistant Professor Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Computer Sciences & Waisman Center

Shuang Liu, Ph.D.
Core Manager
Data Scientist III
Waisman Center