Name: Dr Mirvat Surakhy
Goes by: Mirvat
Place: University of Oxford
Career Level: Postdoc
Research Key Words: Bulk RNA-seq, single cell RNA-seq, microarray, human genetic variants.
Likes: Identify new candidates. Also one could use different resources including published research to validate certain results and hypothesis.
Dislikes: No lab work
A common polymorphism in the druggable retinoic acid pathway modifies adrenocortical carcinoma age of onset, Surakhy M et al in BJC. 2020.
Perfect research partner: It would be good to collaborate with a researcher who is having data that we can analyse and generate new hypothesis from it, then getting this back to lab for validation.