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Wan-Ping Lee, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Contact InformationRichards Medical Research Laboratories
3700 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Specialty Division

Neuropathology

Education

B.B.A. (Management Information System), Chung Yuan Christian University, Chung Li, Taiwan, 2001
M.S. (Computer Science and Engineering), National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2004
Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering), Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2009

Specialty Certification

Postgraduate Training

Postdoctoral associate, Department of Biology, Boston College, 2009-2014

Awards and Honors

1st Place, FPGA Design Contest, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2003
2nd Prize, IC/CAD Contest, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2005
Honorable Mention, Semiconductor Design and Application Competition, Macronix Education Foundation, 2005
EDA Scholarship for DAC and ICCAD regular papers, and UBooth poster, SpringSoft Education Foundation, 2006
Outstanding Research Award, Graduate Institute of Electronic Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2007
Scholarship for Graduate Students Study Abroad Program, National Science Council, Taiwan, 2007
EDA Scholarship for DAC and ICCAD regular papers, and UBooth poster, SpringSoft Education Foundation, 2007
Honorable Mention, IC/CAD Contest, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2007
Honorable Mention, IC/CAD Contest, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2008
Merit Award, Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, 2018
The 2018 Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement, 2018

Memberships and Professional Organizations

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Selected Publications

One reference genome is not enough.

Yang X, Lee WP, Ye K, Lee C, Genome Biology 20(104): , 2019, PMID:31126314

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Multi-platform discovery of haplotype-resolved structural variation in human genomes.

Chaisson MJP, Sanders AD, Zhao X, Malhotra A, Porubsky D, Rausch T, Gardner EJ, Rodriguez OL, Guo L, Collins RL, Fan X, Wen J, Handsaker RE, Fairley S, Kronenberg ZN, Kong X, Hormozdiari F, Lee D, Wenger AM, Hastie AR, Antaki D, Anantharaman T, Audano PA, Brand H, Cantsilieris S, Cao H, Cerveira E, Chen C, Chen X, Chin CS, Chong Z, Chuang NT, Lambert CC, Church DM, Clarke L, Farrell A, Flores J, Galeev T, Gorkin DU, Gujral M, Guryev V, Heaton WH, Korlach J, Kumar S, Kwon JY, Lam ET, Lee JE, Lee J, Lee WP, Lee SP, Li S, Marks P, Viaud-Martinez K, Meiers S, Munson KM, Navarro FCP, Nelson BJ, Nodzak C, Noor A, Kyriazopoulou-Panagiotopoulou S, Pang AWC, Qiu Y, Rosanio G, Ryan M, Stütz A, Spierings DCJ, Ward A, Welch AE, Xiao M, Xu W, Zhang C, Zhu Q, Zheng-Bradley X, Lowy E, Yakneen S, McCarroll S, Jun G, Ding L, Koh CL, Ren B, Flicek P, Chen K, Gerstein MB, Kwok PY, Lansdorp PM, Marth GT, Sebat J, Shi X, Bashir A, Ye K, Devine SE, Talkowski ME, Mills RE, Marschall T, Korbel JO, Eichler EE, Lee C, Nature Communicaiton 16(10(1)): 1784, 2019, PMID:30992455

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Fast and accurate genomic analyses using genome graphs.

Rakocevic G, Semenyuk V, Lee WP, Spencer J, Browning J, Johnson I, Arsenijevic V, Nadj J, Ghose K, Suciu M, Ji S, Demir G, Li L, Toptas B, Dolgoborodov A, Pollex B, Komar P, Li Y, Popovic M, Kallberg M, Jain A, Kural D, Nature Genetics, 2019, PMID:30643257

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FusorSV: an algorithm for optimally combining data from multiple structural variation detection methods.

Becker T, Lee WP, Leone J, Zhu Q, Zhang C, Liu S, Sargent J, Shanker K, Mil-Homens A, Cerveira E, Ryan M, Cha J, Navarro FCP, Galeev T, Gerstein M, Mills RE, Shin DG, Lee C, Malhotra A, Genome Biology 19(1): , 2018, PMID:29559002

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Traversing a data-driven path towards population scale genomic variant simulations.

Foryciarz A, Lee WP, Pyarajan S, Dean DA, IEEE MIT Undergraduate Research Technology Conference, 2016

A global reference for human genetic variation.

Auton A, Abecasis GR, Altshuler DM, Durbin RM, Abecasis GR, Bentley DR, Chakravarti A, Clark AG, Donnelly P, Eichler EE, Flicek P, Gabriel SB, Gibbs RA, Green ED, Hurles ME, Knoppers BM, Korbel JO, Lander ES, Lee C, Lehrach H, Mardis ER, Marth GT, McVean GA, Nickerson DA, Schmidt JP, Sherry ST, Wang J, Wilson RK, Gibbs RA, Boerwinkle E, Doddapaneni H, Han Y, Korchina V, Kovar C, Lee S, Muzny D, Reid JG, Zhu Y, Wang J, Chang Y, Feng Q, Fang X, Guo X, Jian M, Jiang H, Jin X, Lan T, Li G, Li J, Li Y, Liu S, Liu X, Lu Y, Ma X, Tang M, Wang B, Wang G, Wu H, Wu R, Xu X, Yin Y, Zhang D, Zhang W, Zhao J, Zhao M, Zheng X, Lander ES, Altshuler DM, Gabriel SB, Gupta N, Gharani N, Toji LH, Gerry NP, Resch AM, Flicek P, Barker J, Clarke L, Gil L, Hunt SE, Kelman G, Kulesha E, Leinonen R, McLaren WM, Radhakrishnan R, Roa A, Smirnov D, Smith RE, Streeter I, Thormann A, Toneva I, Vaughan B, Zheng-Bradley X, Bentley DR, Grocock R, Humphray S, James T, Kingsbury Z, Lehrach H, Sudbrak R, Albrecht MW, Amstislavskiy VS, Borodina TA, Lienhard M, Mertes F, Sultan M, Timmermann B, Yaspo ML, Mardis ER, Wilson RK, Fulton L, Fulton R, Sherry ST, Ananiev V, Belaia Z, Beloslyudtsev D, Bouk N, Chen C, Church D, Cohen R, Cook C, Garner J, Hefferon T, Kimelman M, Liu C, Lopez J, Meric P, O'Sullivan C, Ostapchuk Y, Phan L, Ponomarov S, Schneider V, Shekhtman E, Sirotkin K, Slotta D, Zhang H, McVean GA, Durbin RM, Balasubramaniam S, Burton J, Danecek P, Keane TM, Kolb-Kokocinski A, McCarthy S, Stalker J, Quail M, Durbin RM, Balasubramaniam S, Burton J, Danecek P, Keane TM, Kolb-Kokocinski A, McCarthy S, Stalker J, Quail M, Schmidt JP, Davies CJ, Gollub J, Webster T, Wong B, Zhan Y, Auton A, Campbell CL, Kong Y, Marcketta A, Gibbs RA, Yu F, Antunes L, Bainbridge M, Muzny D, Sabo A, Huang Z, Wang J, Coin LJ, Fang L, Guo X, Jin X, Li G, Li Q, Li Y, Li Z, Lin H, Liu B, Luo R, Shao H, Xie Y, Ye C, Yu C, Zhang F, Zheng H, Zhu H, Alkan C, Dal E, Kahveci F, Marth GT, Garrison EP, Kural D, Lee WP, Leong WF, Stromberg M, Ward AN, Wu J, Zhang M, Daly MJ, DePristo MA, Handsaker RE, Altshuler DM, Banks E, Bhatia G, Del Angel G, Gabriel SB, Genovese G, Gupta N, Li H, Kashin S, Lander ES, McCarroll SA, Nemesh JC, Poplin RE, Yoon SC, Lihm J, Makarov V, Clark AG, Gottipati S, Keinan A, Rodriguez-Flores JL, Korbel JO, Rausch T, Fritz MH, Stütz AM, Flicek P, Beal K, Clarke L, Datta A, Herrero J, McLaren WM, Ritchie GR, Smith RE, Zerbino D, Zheng-Bradley X, Sabeti PC, Shlyakhter I, Schaffner SF, Vitti J, Cooper DN, Ball EV, Stenson PD, Bentley DR, Barnes B, Bauer M, Cheetham RK, Cox A, Eberle M, Humphray S, Kahn S, Murray L, Peden J, Shaw R, Kenny EE, Batzer MA, Konkel MK, Walker JA, MacArthur DG, Lek M, Sudbrak R, Amstislavskiy VS, Herwig R, Mardis ER, Ding L, Koboldt DC, Larson D, Ye K, Gravel S, Swaroop A, Chew E, Lappalainen T, Erlich Y, Gymrek M, Willems TF, Simpson JT, Shriver MD, Rosenfeld JA, Bustamante CD, Montgomery SB, De La Vega FM, Byrnes JK, Carroll AW, DeGorter MK, Lacroute P, Maples BK, Martin AR, Moreno-Estrada A, Shringarpure SS, Zakharia F, Halperin E, Baran Y, Lee C, Cerveira E, Hwang J, Malhotra A, Plewczynski D, Radew K, Romanovitch M, Zhang C, Hyland FC, Craig DW, Christoforides A, Homer N, Izatt T, Kurdoglu AA, Sinari SA, Squire K, Sherry ST, Xiao C, Sebat J, Antaki D, Gujral M, Noor A, Ye K, Burchard EG, Hernandez RD, Gignoux CR, Haussler D, Katzman SJ, Kent WJ, Howie B, Ruiz-Linares A, Dermitzakis ET, Devine SE, Abecasis GR, Kang HM, Kidd JM, Blackwell T, Caron S, Chen W, Emery S, Fritsche L, Fuchsberger C, Jun G, Li B, Lyons R, Scheller C, Sidore C, Song S, Sliwerska E, Taliun D, Tan A, Welch R, Wing MK, Zhan X, Awadalla P, Hodgkinson A, Li Y, Shi X, Quitadamo A, Lunter G, McVean GA, Marchini JL, Myers S, Churchhouse C, Delaneau O, Gupta-Hinch A, Kretzschmar W, Iqbal Z, Mathieson I, Menelaou A, Rimmer A, Xifara DK, Oleksyk TK, Fu Y, Liu X, Xiong M, Jorde L, Witherspoon D, Xing J, Eichler EE, Browning BL, Browning SR, Hormozdiari F, Sudmant PH, Khurana E, Durbin RM, Hurles ME, Tyler-Smith C, Albers CA, Ayub Q, Balasubramaniam S, Chen Y, Colonna V, Danecek P, Jostins L, Keane TM, McCarthy S, Walter K, Xue Y, Gerstein MB, Abyzov A, Balasubramanian S, Chen J, Clarke D, Fu Y, Harmanci AO, Jin M, Lee D, Liu J, Mu XJ, Zhang J, Zhang Y, Gerstein MB, Abyzov A, Balasubramanian S, Chen J, Clarke D, Fu Y, Harmanci AO, Jin M, Lee D, Liu J, Mu XJ, Zhang J, Zhang Y, Li Y, Luo R, Zhu H, Alkan C, Dal E, Kahveci F, Marth GT, Garrison EP, Kural D, Lee WP, Ward AN, Wu J, Zhang M, McCarroll SA, Handsaker RE, Altshuler DM, Banks E, Del Angel G, Genovese G, Hartl C, Li H, Kashin S, Nemesh JC, Shakir K, Yoon SC, Lihm J, Makarov V, Degenhardt J, Korbel JO, Fritz MH, Meiers S, Raeder B, Rausch T, Stütz AM, Flicek P, Casale FP, Clarke L, Smith RE, Stegle O, Zheng-Bradley X, Bentley DR, Barnes B, Cheetham RK, Eberle M, Humphray S, Kahn S, Murray L, Shaw R, Lameijer EW, Batzer MA, Konkel MK, Walker JA, Ding L, Hall I, Ye K, Lacroute P, Lee C, Cerveira E, Malhotra A, Hwang J, Plewczynski D, Radew K, Romanovitch M, Zhang C, Craig DW, Homer N, Church D, Xiao C, Sebat J, Antaki D, Bafna V, Michaelson J, Ye K, Devine SE, Gardner EJ, Abecasis GR, Kidd JM, Mills RE, Dayama G, Emery S, Jun G, Shi X, Quitadamo A, Lunter G, McVean GA, Chen K, Fan X, Chong Z, Chen T, Witherspoon D, Xing J, Eichler EE, Chaisson MJ, Hormozdiari F, Huddleston J, Malig M, Nelson BJ, Sudmant PH, Parrish NF, Khurana E, Hurles ME, Blackburne B, Lindsay SJ, Ning Z, Walter K, Zhang Y, Gerstein MB, Abyzov A, Chen J, Clarke D, Lam H, Mu XJ, Sisu C, Zhang J, Zhang Y, Gerstein MB, Abyzov A, Chen J, Clarke D, Lam H, Mu XJ, Sisu C, Zhang J, Zhang Y, Gibbs RA, Yu F, Bainbridge M, Challis D, Evani US, Kovar C, Lu J, Muzny D, Nagaswamy U, Reid JG, Sabo A, Yu J, Guo X, Li W, Li Y, Wu R, Marth GT, Garrison EP, Leong WF, Ward AN, Del Angel G, DePristo MA, Gabriel SB, Gupta N, Hartl C, Poplin RE, Clark AG, Rodriguez-Flores JL, Flicek P, Clarke L, Smith RE, Zheng-Bradley X, MacArthur DG, Mardis ER, Fulton R, Koboldt DC, Gravel S, Bustamante CD, Craig DW, Christoforides A, Homer N, Izatt T, Sherry ST, Xiao C, Dermitzakis ET, Abecasis GR, Min Kang H, McVean GA, Gerstein MB, Balasubramanian S, Habegger L, Gerstein MB, Balasubramanian S, Habegger L, Yu H, Flicek P, Clarke L, Cunningham F, Dunham I, Zerbino D, Zheng-Bradley X, Lage K, Jespersen JB, Horn H, Montgomery SB, DeGorter MK, Khurana E, Tyler-Smith C, Chen Y, Colonna V, Xue Y, Gerstein MB, Balasubramanian S, Fu Y, Kim D, Gerstein MB, Balasubramanian S, Fu Y, Kim D, Auton A, Marcketta A, Desalle R, Narechania A, Sayres MA, Garrison EP, Handsaker RE, Kashin S, McCarroll SA, Rodriguez-Flores JL, Flicek P, Clarke L, Zheng-Bradley X, Erlich Y, Gymrek M, Willems TF, Bustamante CD, Mendez FL, Poznik GD, Underhill PA, Lee C, Cerveira E, Malhotra A, Romanovitch M, Zhang C, Abecasis GR, Coin L, Shao H, Mittelman D, Tyler-Smith C, Ayub Q, Banerjee R, Cerezo M, Chen Y, Fitzgerald TW, Louzada S, Massaia A, McCarthy S, Ritchie GR, Xue Y, Yang F, Tyler-Smith C, Ayub Q, Banerjee R, Cerezo M, Chen Y, Fitzgerald TW, Louzada S, Massaia A, McCarthy S, Ritchie GR, Xue Y, Yang F, Gibbs RA, Kovar C, Kalra D, Hale W, Muzny D, Reid JG, Wang J, Dan X, Guo X, Li G, Li Y, Ye C, Zheng X, Altshuler DM, Flicek P, Clarke L, Zheng-Bradley X, Bentley DR, Cox A, Humphray S, Kahn S, Sudbrak R, Albrecht MW, Lienhard M, Larson D, Craig DW, Izatt T, Kurdoglu AA, Sherry ST, Xiao C, Haussler D, Abecasis GR, McVean GA, Durbin RM, Balasubramaniam S, Keane TM, McCarthy S, Stalker J, Durbin RM, Balasubramaniam S, Keane TM, McCarthy S, Stalker J, Chakravarti A, Knoppers BM, Abecasis GR, Barnes KC, Beiswanger C, Burchard EG, Bustamante CD, Cai H, Cao H, Durbin RM, Gerry NP, Gharani N, Gibbs RA, Gignoux CR, Gravel S, Henn B, Jones D, Jorde L, Kaye JS, Keinan A, Kent A, Kerasidou A, Li Y, Mathias R, McVean GA, Moreno-Estrada A, Ossorio PN, Parker M, Resch AM, Rotimi CN, Royal CD, Sandoval K, Su Y, Sudbrak R, Tian Z, Tishkoff S, Toji LH, Tyler-Smith C, Via M, Wang Y, Yang H, Yang L, Zhu J, Bodmer W, Bedoya G, Ruiz-Linares A, Cai Z, Gao Y, Chu J, Peltonen L, Garcia-Montero A, Orfao A, Dutil J, Martinez-Cruzado JC, Oleksyk TK, Barnes KC, Mathias RA, Hennis A, Watson H, McKenzie C, Qadri F, LaRocque R, Sabeti PC, Zhu J, Deng X, Sabeti PC, Asogun D, Folarin O, Happi C, Omoniwa O, Stremlau M, Tariyal R, Jallow M, Joof FS, Corrah T, Rockett K, Kwiatkowski D, Kooner J, Hiên TT, Dunstan SJ, Hang NT, Fonnie R, Garry R, Kanneh L, Moses L, Sabeti PC, Schieffelin J, Grant DS, Gallo C, Poletti G, Saleheen D, Rasheed A, Saleheen D, Rasheed A, Brooks LD, Felsenfeld AL, McEwen JE, Vaydylevich Y, Green ED, Duncanson A, Dunn M, Schloss JA, Wang J, Yang H, Auton A, Brooks LD, Durbin RM, Garrison EP, Min Kang H, Korbel JO, Marchini JL, McCarthy S, McVean GA, Abecasis GR, Auton A, Brooks LD, Durbin RM, Garrison EP, Min Kang H, Korbel JO, Marchini JL, McCarthy S, McVean GA, Abecasis GR, Nature 526(): 68-74, 2015, PMID:26432245

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Toolbox for Mobile-Element Insertion Detection on Cancer Genomes.

Lee WP, Wu J, Marth GT, Cancer Informatics 13(): 42-52, 2014, PMID:25452688

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Tangram: a comprehensive toolbox for mobile element insertion detection.

Wu J, Lee WP, Ward A, Walker JA, Konkel MK, Batzer MA, Marth GT, BMC Genomics 15(795): , 2014, PMID:25228379

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MOSAIK: A Hash-Based Algorithm for Accurate Next-Generation Sequencing Short-Read Mapping.

Lee WP, Stromberg MP, Ward A, Stewart C, Garrison EP, Marth GT, PLOS ONE 9(3): , 2014, PMID:24599324

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SSW library: An SIMD Smith-Waterman C/C++ library for use in genomic applications.

Zhao M, Lee WP, Garrison E, Marth GT, PLoS ONE 8(12): , 2013