German Cancer Research Center
Barbara Burwinkel is the head of the Molecular Epidemiology Group at the German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ, and head of the founder professorship “Molecular Biology of Breast Cancer” at the University Clinic Heidelberg. She has working experience both in biotech and academia and has been awarded several research awards. Her research focus is the development of blood-based molecular marker sets for diagnosis, early detection, prognosis and prediction of breast and ovarian cancer including the development of new methods like CATS (Capture and Amplification by Tailing and Switching) for NGS library generation.
Human Genetics, Next Generation Sequencing,Cancer Biomarkers, Genetic Epidemiology, Genetics, Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics, Cancer Cancer Diagnostics, Cancer Epigenetics, PCR, Gene Expression, Breast Cancer, Single Nucleotide Polymorphism, Oncology, Genotyping