Caitlin Simopoulos



  • Doctor of Philosophy – Computational Biology 
    McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Supervisors: Elizabeth Weretilnyk and Brian Golding
    Research Project: Transcriptomics and genomics of the extremophile Eutrema salsugineum, and the application of long non-protein coding RNA prediction by ensemble
    machine learning
  • Master of Bioinformatics (MBinf) Convocated February 2014
    University of Guelph, Guelph, ON
    Supervisors: Paul McNicholas and Steven Rothstein
    Research Project: Weighted Gene Correlation Network Analysis of Maize and Rice
    Undergoing Nitrogen Stress
  • Bachelor of Science, Molecular Biology and Genetics Convocated June 2012
    University of Guelph, Guelph, ON


Publications in North Omics

Simopoulos CMA, Ning Z, Zhang X, Li L, Walker K, Lavallée-Adam M and Figeys D. pepFunk: a tool for peptide-centric functional analysis of metaproteomic human gut microbiome studies. (2020) Bioinformatics. 36, 4171-4179 Pubmed Bioinformatics

Previous Publications