Janet Young
Academic Editor

Janet M Young


Staff scientist in Harmit Malik's lab, applying bioinformatics skills to work on a diverse range of evolutionary questions. Topics include speciation; histones; viruses and the innate immune system; and transposable elements and host restriction factors. Previously worked with Barbara Trask on the evolution of the olfactory and vomeronasal receptor gene families, and with Stephen Tapscott on the human muscle disease FSHD and transcription factor DUX4.

Bioinformatics Evolutionary Studies Genetics Genomics

Work details

Staff Scientist

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
September 2000
Division of Basic Sciences


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