Shiquan Wu

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Large-scale surveys of single-cell gene expression have the potential to reveal rare cell populations and lineage relationships but require efficient methods for cell capture and mRNA sequencing. Although cellular barcoding strategies allow parallel sequencing of single cells at ultra-low depths, the limitations of shallow sequencing have not been(More)
OBJECTIVE HIV causes inflammation that can be at least partially corrected by HAART. To determine the qualitative and quantitative nature of cytokine perturbation, we compared cytokine patterns in three HIV clinical groups, including HAART responders (HAART), untreated HIV noncontrollers, and HIV-uninfected (NEG). METHODS Multiplex assays were used to(More)
Let be an alphabet and n denote the collection of all sequences of length n over. For any s1 = a1a2 ajaj+1 an, s2 = b1b2 bj bj+1 bn 2 n ; a recombination of s1 and s2 at position j is deened as an operation that crosses s1 and s2 at position j and generates t1 = a1a2 ajbj+1 bn and t2 = b1b2 bjaj+1 an: Denote A and S two collections of sequences. In this(More)
We discuss a multiple genome rearrangement problem by signed reversals: Given a collection of genomes, we generate them in the minimum number of signed reversals. It is NP-hard and equivalent to finding an optimal Steiner tree to connect the genomes by reversal paths. We design two algorithms to find the optimal Steiner nodes of the problem:(More)
BACKGROUND West Nile virus (WNV) infection is asymptomatic in most individuals, with a minority developing symptoms ranging from WNV fever to serious neuroinvasive disease. This study investigated the impact of host HLA on the outcome of WNV disease. METHODS A cohort of 210 non-Hispanic mostly white WNV(+) subjects from Canada and the U.S. were typed for(More)
This study aimed at characterizing the genomic response to low versus moderate doses of ionizing radiation (LDIR versus MDIR) in a three-dimensional (3D) skin model, which exhibits a closer tissue complexity to human skin than monolayer cell cultures. EpiDermFT skin plugs were exposed to 0, 0.1 and 1 Gy doses of X-rays and harvested at 5 min, 3, 8 and 24 h(More)
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In this paper, we discuss a multiple genome rearrangement problem: Given a collection of genomes represented by permutations, we generate the collection from some fixed genome, e.g., the identity permutation, in a minimum number of signed reversals. It is NP-hard, so efficient heuristics is important for finding its optimal solution. We at first discuss how(More)