Volcano or Whale ?

This is a series of volcano plots (that actually look more like “whale tail” plots) made by Axel, our computer science teacher turned bioinformatics intern, for his transcriptomics project, a collaboration with Dr. Jocelyn Dupuis at the Montreal Heart Institute and the company Prometic Life Sciences. We work on pulmonary hypertension associated with left heart disease in a rat model and are exploring biological mechanisms and effects of novel treatments.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s