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Rupesh Kesharwani, Ph.D.

Application Computational Scientist

Farmington, CT

I specialize in miRNA and 16s rRNA analysis/pipeline along with R-package development and leading the development of small RNA analytical infra-structure to support NGS operations at JAX.

Education and experience

Education

PhD Bioengineering and Bioinformatics, University of Pavia, Italy
2012–2016.

M.Sc. Bioinformatics, University of Allahabad, UP, India
2007-2009

Experience

The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
Application Computational Scientist
May-2017-Present

University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Researcher
Bioinformatics analysis and pipeline development of 16s RNA gene Amplicon
March2017-April2017

Hospital Centre of Cardiology Monzino, Milan, Italy
PhD and Postdoc
1. Role of RAGE in age-dependent cardiac remodeling:Integrated time-course expression analysis of cardiac miRNome and transcriptome.
2. Impact of miRNA expression profiling of Zebrafish adult heart exposed to Hypoxia/Rexoygenation cardiac Injury.
3. Integrated co-expression analysis of miRnome and transcriptome of Zebrafish adult heart exposed to Hypoxia/Rexoygenation cardiac Injury.
Jan2013-Dec2016

CNR (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)-ISMAC, Genova, Italy
Integrative Structural Bioinformatics approach for artificial microRNA designing: an application to let-7 family.
Jan2012-Sep2012

BB Ambedkar University, Lucknow, India
Designing of putative siRNA against geminiviral suppressors of RNAi to develop geminivirus-resistant papaya crop.
March2010-May2011