Chunlei Wu



Bio

 
Chunlei Wu is an Associate Professor of Molecular Medicine in the Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine at the Scripps Research Institute. Prior to joining Scripps in July 2011, he was the Research Investigator II at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF) in San Diego, CA.

 

Education

 
Ph.D., Biomathmetics and biostatistics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
 


 

Recent Posts

 


New release: MyGene.info Python client updated to v3.0.0

A few weeks ago, we released MyGene.info v3 API, which brings changes to exon field data structure and added accession version numbers to refseq and accession fields, along with some other back-compatible changes. Our Python client mygene module is now updated to use our v3 API as the default. We increased its version from v2.3.0 to v3.0.0, just to match the underlying API version. The mygene...
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New release: MyGene.info Python client updated to v2.3.0

Before the year-end holiday season of 2015, we released a new version of MyGene.info Python client ("mygene" Python module). Here is a summary of the the changes that were made in the new release (v2.3.0), and we encourage all of our users to upgrade to this new version. The upgrade is as easy as one line of command: pip install mygene -U To verify you have the latest version installed: In [1]:...
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myvariantjs: a Node.js client for MyVariant.info

Thanks to the excellent work done by Larry Hengl, we are happy to announce the release of myvariantjs, a Node.js client for MyVariant.info. We have previously released both Python and R clients for MyVariant.info, now Node.js developers have their own native client as well! (Node.js is popular among web developers to build their server-side code in Javascript). To give it a try, simply install...
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New release: MyVariant.info Python client updated to v0.2.0

We have just released a new version of MyVariant.info Python client. It is now on v0.2.0, and we encourage all of our users to upgrade to this new version. The upgrade is as easy as one line of command: pip install myvariant -U To verify you have the latest version installed: In [1]: import myvariant In [2]: myvariant.__version__ Out[2]: '0.2.0' What's new and changed: new get_fields method to...
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MyVariant.py: our Python client for MyVariant.info services

We are happy to announce that the official Python client ("MyVariant.py") for our MyVariant.info web services is now available from PyPI (the Python Package Index). MyVariant.py allows users to annotate or query for human variants, either a single variant or a list of variants, without making explicit GET or POST web service calls. This is especially convenient for users who are already handling...
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