Luna De Ferrari
Email: luna.deferrari@ed.ac.uk
Group: Computational Systems Biology group at CISA
Address: Informatics Forum, room 1.05, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB, UK
Phone: +44-0131-6505146 ext: 505146
CV: 2011
Research
Roles (from the most recent) Research interests
  • Predicting the enzymatic function of proteins using machine learning. Using multi-label and active learning.

  • Semantic wikis for data curation (I supervised Master projects on data curation and update), using our Edinburgh Human Metabolic Network as use case.
Software
  • TaWeka: is my Java application that bridges between web services (Taverna) and machine learning (Weka)

  • Collaboration with the Genomic Sciences Center at RIKEN, Yokohama, Japan. For them I wrote Ants, a standalone and Cytoscape plugin that finds shortest paths in networks