Serafim Batzoglou (Stanford University, USA)
"Genome evolution during progression to breast cancer"
Vadim Gladyshev (Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA)
"Understanding aging and control of lifespan through genome analyses"
Alexander Goultiaev (Gultyaev) (Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands),
"Computational search for functional structures in viral RNA genomes"
Alexey Kondrashov (Moscow State University and University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, USA),
"Accumulation of deleterious alleles in modern human populations"
Alice McHardy (Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany)
"Computational methods for studying the phenotypic evolution of human Influenza A viruses"
Thomas Rattei (University of Vienna, Austria),
"Comparative genomics and metagenomics of viruses"
Gary D. Stormo (Washington University Medical School, USA),
"Improved methods for determining transcription factor specificity"
Shamil Sunyaev (Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA)
"Human germ line and somatic mutation rates: evolution, biology and statistical"
Olga Troyanskaya (Princeton University, USA)
"Tissue-specific understanding of human disease from functional genomic data"
(Joint Institute of Computational Biology of Max Plank Society and Chinese Academy of Science)
"Insights into human evolution from metabolome studies"