The biostatistics and bioinformatics group at the Department of Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, Umeå University, is led by Dr. Patrik Rydén and conducts research into developing of statistical theory and methods, implementing software tools and conducting applied analyses – all related to problems within the field of life science.
The group conducts active researches in the following directions:
Cluster analysis of high-dimensional omics data
Classification of high-dimensional omics data
Pre-processing of omics data - Microarray data and microbial sequencing data
Analysis and experimental designs of exome sequencing experiments for rare genetic diseases
Epidemiology - Spatial and temporal modelling of tularemia