Blaž Zupan

Blaž Zupan received the Ph.D. degree in computer science in 1997 from the University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia. He has a B.Sc. degree from the University of Ljubljana and a M.Sc. degree from the University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA. He is currently a Professor at the University of Ljubljana, and a Visiting Professor at the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA. His research in data mining focuses on methods for data fusion and applications in bioinformatics and systems biology. He is a co-author of Orange, a Python-based and visual programming data mining suite, and co-author several bioinformatics web applications, including dictyExpress for gene expression analytics and GenePath for epistasis analysis.

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Integrative Clustering by Non-Negative Matrix Factorization Can Reveal Coherent Functional Groups from Gene Profile Data
S. Brdar, V. Crnojević1, B. Zupan Recent developments in molecular biology and techniques for genome-wide data acquisition have resulted in abundance of data to profile genes and predict their function. These data sets may come from diverse sources and it is... Read more