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M. Luz Calle Rosingana

Titular Professor, Systems Biology Department, University of Vic
Chair of the Master's degree in Omics Data Analysis, University of Vic


Research Areas

Survival Analysis
Statistical Genetics and Medical Statistics
Statistical methods in bioinformatics


PhD in Mathematics, UPC
Postgraduate Course in Applied Statistics, UPC
Graduate in Mathematics, UB

Selection of Publications:

  • Porta N, Calle ML, Malat N, Gómez G. (2012). A dynamic model for the risk of bladder cancer progression. Statistics in Medicine. Vol. 31, pp 287-300. DOI: 10.1002/sim.4433
  • Calle ML, Urrea V, Boulesteix AL, Malats N. (2011). AUC-RF: A new strategy for genomic profiling with Random Forest. Hum Hered; 72:121-132 (DOI: 10.1159/000330778)
  • Calle,ML, Urrea, V, Malats, N, Van Steen, K (2010). mbmdr: an R package for exploring gene-gene interactions associated with binary or quantitative traits. Bioinformatics. Vol. 26 (17), pp 2198–2199 (2010) doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btq352
  • T. Cattaert, ML. Calle, S. Dudek, J.M. Mahachie John, F. Van Lishout, V. Urrea, M.D. Ritchie and K. Van Steen. (2010). A detailed view on Model-Based Multifactor Dimensionality Reduction for detecting gene-gene interactions in case-control data in the absence and presence of noise. Annals of Human Genetics. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-1809.2010.00604.x
  • Cattaert, T., Urrea, V., Naj, A.C., De Lobel, L., De Wit, V., Fu, M., Mahachie John, J.M., Shen, H., Calle, M.L., Ritchie, M.D., Edwards, T.L. & Van Steen, K. (2010). FAM-MDR: a flexible family-base multifactor dimensionality reduction technique to detect epistasis using related individuals. Public Library of Science ONE, vol 5 (4).

Current Projects:

MTM2012-38067-C02-02: Methods for identification of genetic profiles and interactions

Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad

Coordinated project: UPC (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) – UVic (Universitat de Vic)




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