Peter White, PhD, director of the Biomedical Genomics Core, has been selected as a semi-finalist for TechColumbus’ Innovator of the Year Award. Dr. White is nominated for “Churchill,” a computational pipeline that can analyze a human genome sequencing experiment in a matter of hours, making it a prime candidate to overcome the data bottleneck that the next-generation sequencing boom has created.
Innovation Award winners in 12 award categories will be announced on February 7, 2013. The TechColumbus Innovation Awards celebrate the spirit of innovation by recognizing outstanding technology achievements in central Ohio. This prestigious evening showcases the region’s advancements and promising future.