Tracy Chen (Ph.D. student)

Yuexi (Tracy) Chen is currently pursuing Ph.D. in computer science and has closely worked with biochemistry researchers as of September 2017. She comes from Sichuan Province, China and received her B.S. from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). Her main research interests are in two fields:

  1. Develop algorithms to facilitate clinical research in cancer immunotherapy (i.e. Checkpoint blockade, CAR-T, Cancer Vaccines...) based on high-throughput Mass Spectrometry and NGS data. (advised by Prof. Leiserson)
  2. Develop algorithms and statistical analysis tools to study protein structures and interactions based on Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) data. (advised by Prof. Fushman)

As a former varsity member of USTC, Tracy also enjoys playing tennis with friends.