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Shai Shen-Orr
Chief Scientist and Co-Founder at CytoReason, Israel


Professor Shai Shen-Orr, is Co-founder and Chief Scientist of CytoReason and Head of the Systems Immunology and Precision Medicine Lab at the Technion School of Medicine. Shai’s research harnesses the revolution in computing power to integrate data, computational methodologies and machine learning approaches to create new investigational models capable of generating previously unattainable levels of causality and correlation understanding in human disease to help answer key questions in discovery, pipeline and portfolio development. Shai holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Harvard University, an M.Sc. in Bioinformatics from the Weizmann Institute of Science and a B.Sc. in Information Systems from The Technion. He completed his postdoctoral studies at Stanford University School of Medicine.

Agenda Sessions

  • One small step for mice. One giant leap for mankind: Using human data-based machine learning models of disease to overcome limitations in mouse models