Abbas "Adrian" Salavaty

Abbas "Adrian" Salavaty

Research Officer
(Bioinformatician and Systems Biologist)

Children’s Cancer Institute Australia

Biography

Abbas (Adrian) was born in 1993. He obtained a B.Sc. degree in Genetics from the SCU in the spring of 2015. Then, he studied Master of Biology-Biochemistry at the University of Kashan. Next, he did his Ph.D. in Bioinformatics at the Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI), Monash University, Melbourne. He is now a postdoctoral research fellow at Children’s Cancer Institute Australia. His special research interests focus on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Graph-based Model Development, and Multi-omics Cancer Analysis.

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Interests
  • Bioinformatics
  • Systems Biology
  • Graph-based Model Development
  • Multi-omics Cancer Analysis
Education
  • PhD in Bioinformatics, 2022

    Monash University

  • MSc in Cellular and Molecular Biology, 2018

    University of Kashan

  • BSc in Molecular Genetics, 2015

    Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz

Skills

R
Data Analysis and Visualization,
R Package and Shiny App Development

90%

Python
Data Analysis and Visualization,Python Package Development

60%

High Performance Computing
NGS Data Analysis,
Bash and Shell Scripting

40%

Statistics
Statistical Data Analysis,
Biostatistical Modeling

60%

Bioinformatics
Genomics, Transcriptomics,
Proteomics, Multi-omics

80%

Systems Biology
Network Reconstruction and Analysis,
Graph-based Model Development

80%

Machine Learning
Supervised and Unsupervised Models,
Classical and Modern Models

40%

Accomplish­ments

Application of Next-Generation Sequencing in Cancer Diagnosis and Management

Developments

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Experience

 
 
 
 
 
Children’s Cancer Institute Australia
Research Officer
(Bioinformatician and Systems Biologist)
Mar 2022 – Present Sydney, UNSW, Australia

Responsibilities include:

  • Omics Data Analysis
  • Graph-based model development
  • Cancer risk, driver, and biomarker module identification
 
 
 
 
 
MEDDA (Next Generation Alternative Medicine)
Scientific Advisor
Oct 2021 – Present USA
 
 
 
 
 
Monash University
Tutor (TA)
Mar 2020 – Nov 2021 Australia

Units taught:

  • Introduction to Bioinformatics (BMS5021) - Master of IT
  • Techniques in medical biotechnology; genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics (BRM5012) - Master of Biotechnology
  • Genomics and its applications (GEN3040) - Bachelor of Genetics
 
 
 
 
 
The Systems Biology Institute Australia
Professional Affiliate
Oct 2019 – Present Melbourne, VIC, Australia
 
 
 
 
 
Cancer Epigenetics Society
Professional Member (ID Number 1537)
Jun 2018 – Present
 
 
 
 
 
A global non-profit research consortium

Awards

Monash University top 30 PhD students according to publication records/prospects
The Best Oral Talk Based on People’s Choice
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The Best Student Oral Talk
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Grants

Monash Data Futures Institute Seed Grants - AI and Data Science for Monash Global Challenges

Finding the right targets: most influential nodes in complex networks

Chief investigators: Mirana Ramialison, Peter Currie, David Dowe

Abbas Salavaty is a named investigator in this grant

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