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Jean-Philippe Vert

Jean-Philippe Vert is Researcher and Leader of the Bioinformatics Group at École des Mines de Paris.

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Modern machine learning techniques are proving to be extremely valuable for the analysis of data in computational biology problems. One branch of machine learning, kernel methods, lends itself particularly well to the difficult aspects of biological data, which include high dimensionality (as in microarray measurements), representation as discrete and structured data (as in DNA or amino acid sequences), and the need to combine heterogeneous sources of information.