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Discover your secret sauce – an interview with Chien-Yu Chen on career choices and machine learning

Dr Chien-Yu Chen is a Professor at the Department of Biomechatronics Engineering at National Taiwan University (NTU) in Taipei. She received a PhD degree in Computer Science and Information Engineering from NTU and has been leading her lab since 2005. Dr Chen develops machine learning and deep learning models to study multi-omics data, including genomes, transcriptomes, epigenomes, and proteomes.

Credit: Chien-Yu Chen

This interview was conducted by Deputy Editor Christina Karlsson Rosenthal

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Discover your secret sauce – an interview with Chien-Yu Chen on career choices and machine learning. Commun Biol 5, 139 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-022-03080-x

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