McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Thu, 07/18/2024 - 18:12

Gradual reopening continues on downtown campus. See Campus Public Safety website for details.

La réouverture graduelle du campus du centre-ville se poursuit. Complément d'information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention.

Ioannis Ragoussis

Academic title(s): 

Full Professor
Department of Human Genetics

Associate Member
Department of Bioengineering

Ioannis Ragoussis
Contact Information

740, Dr Penfield Avenue,
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 0G1

Email address: 
ioannis.ragoussis [at]
Human Genetics
Areas of expertise: 

-Single Cell Genomics: This work is in collaboration with Professors Morag Park (Tumor Heterogeneity and Microenvironment) and Richard Kremer (Circulating Tumor Cells)

-Methodologies for the highly sensitive detection of both somatic as well as germline mutations: Collaboration with Will Foulkes (Inherited Breast Cancer, DICER1 Syndrome), Lucy Gilbert ( Endometrial Cancer) & Bert Vogelstein (Johns Hopkins) and Patricia Tonin (Inherited Breast and Ovarian Cancer)

-The development of long read single molecule sequencing based methodologies and diagnostic tests in collaboration with Cheelong Shaw and as partner of teh igeneTRAIN Consortium (Philadeplhia Childrens Hospital)

The lab collaborates with companies such as Fluidigm, Agilent, Wafergen, with further support from Compute Canada, Department of Defence and others.

Research areas: 
Signals and Systems
Biomolecular and Cellular Engineering
Genomics and Functional Genomics
Next-generation Sequencing (NGS)
Disease Gene Identification
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