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Parsa Akbari

Parsa Akbari

PhD Student

Dept of Public Health and Primary Care

Research themes

Population Sciences:

Research Interests

Supervisor: Dr Adam Butterworth

Title: Genome-wide association study of internal cellular traits

Abstract: My research interests are working with data and statistics to study biological phenomenon. I am especially interested in working with genetic data and have an extracurricular interest in Machine Learning algorithms and their applications.

My PhD work will focus on the INTERVAL study of 50,000 participants that aims to find the optimum safe interval to donate blood.



INTERVAL ; statistical analysis ; statistical and computational methods

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