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Sander Tan

Sander Tan

Sander holds a bachelor degree in Bèta-Gamma with a major in Biomedical Sciences (University of Amsterdam), after which he mastered in Bioinformatics (VU, Amsterdam). For several years Sander continued to work in academia at the Hubrecht Institute in Utrecht, where he researched epigenetics in primate brain evolution. With experience of working on both the experimental and computational side of biomedical research, he joined The Hyve as data scientist in 2016.

Recent Posts

Merged gene tracks in cBioPortal

August 02, 2018 | By Sander Tan 0
Merged gene track functionality has been added in cBioPortal 1.14.0. This feature was sponsored by AstraZeneca UK and has been shared with the community on www.cbioportal.org and on cBioPortal GitHub.  
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Gene set visualization in the new cBioPortal OncoPrint

June 20, 2018 | By Sander Tan 0
The Hyve recently added gene set scoring visualization to cBioPortal OncoPrint. To give you an example, we created our own instance that has the TCGA glioblastoma dataset loaded with gene sets identified by Roel Verhaak and colleagues. Using the[…]
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Improved display of Germline mutations

May 14, 2018 | By Sander Tan 2
    The Hyve recently developed visualization for germline mutations in cBioPortal OncoPrint. This feature was sponsored by AstraZeneca and has been shared with the community on www.cbioportal.org and on cBioPortal GitHub.   Use case Inherited[…]
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CIViC in cBioPortal

August 07, 2017 | By Sander Tan 0
CIViC, a resource for clinical interpretation of cancer variants, was added to cBioPortal by The Hyve. In the decade of precision medicine, accurate and clinically relevant information on variants in cancer patients is extremely important. This[…]
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