the bioinformatics chat

A podcast about computational biology, bioinformatics, and next generation sequencing.


episode 57: Enhancers with Molly Gasperini

In this episode, Jacob Schreiber interviews Molly Gasperini about enhancer elements. They begin their discussion by talking about Octant Bio, and then dive into the surprisingly difficult task of defining enhancers and determining the mechanisms that enable them to regulate gene expression.


  • Octant Bio
  • Towards a comprehensive catalogue of validated and target-linked human enhancers (Molly Gasperini, Jacob M. Tome, and Jay Shendure)


 2021-03-10  46m