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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;text-align:center;line-height:normal" align="center"><b style><u><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Help with finding tutors
for GO enrichment analysis, R, Cytoscape, Python, Linux, Perl, Octave and/or MATLAB
for yeast microarray analysis, next generation sequencing and constructing gene
interaction networks needed</span></u></b></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Hi</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">I am a visually
impaired bioinformatics graduate student using microarray data for my master’s
thesis aimed at deciphering the mechanism by which the yeast wild type can
suppress the rise of free reactive oxygen species (ROS) induced by caloric
restriction (CR) thus extending lifespan but the Atg15 and Erg6 knockout mutant
cannot.</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Since my remaining vision is very limited I need very high
magnification.  But that makes my visual field very small.  Therefore
I need somebody to teach me how to use these programming environments,
especially for microarray analysis, next generation sequencing and constructing
gene and pathway interaction networks.<span style> 
</span>This is very difficult for me to figure out without assistance because
Zoomtext, my magnification and text to speech software, on which I am depending
because I am almost blind, has problems reading out aloud many programming
related websites to me.<span style>  </span>And even those
websites it can read, it can only read sequentially from left to right and then
from top to bottom.<span style>  </span>Unfortunately, this
way of acquiring, finding, selecting and processing new information and
answering questions is too tiresome, exhausting, ineffective and especially way
too time consuming for graduating with a PhD in bioinformatics before my
funding runs out despite being severely limited by my visual disability.<span style>  </span>I would also need help with writing a good
literature review and applying the described techniques to my own yeast
Affimetrix microarray dataset because I cannot see well enough to find all
relevant publications on my own.</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Some examples for specific tasks I urgently need help with
are: </span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.75in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>1.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">GO enrichment analysis, e.g. learning
how to use the TopGo R package to perform statistical analysis on GO
enrichments. </span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.75in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>2.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Analyzing and comparing the three
publically available microarray datasets that can be accessed at:</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""></span></p>

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</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE41860">http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE41860</a></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 1.25in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>B.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE38635">http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE38635</a></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 1.25in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>C.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">  
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE9217">http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/query/acc.cgi?acc=GSE9217</a></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.75in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>3.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Learning
how to use the Affymetrics microarray analysis software for the Yeast 2 chip,
which can be found at <a href="http://www.affymetrix.com/support/technical/libraryfilesmain.affx">http://www.affymetrix.com/support/technical/libraryfilesmain.affx</a>
</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.75in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>4.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">For Cytoscape I need somebody, who
can teach me how to execute the tutorials at the following links because due to
my very limited vision field I cannot see tutorial and program interface
simultaneously.</span></p>

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</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://opentutorials.cgl.ucsf.edu/index.php/Tutorial:Introduction_to_Cytoscape_3.1-part2#Importing_and_Exploring_Your_Data">http://opentutorials.cgl.ucsf.edu/index.php/Tutorial:Introduction_to_Cytoscape_3.1-part2#Importing_and_Exploring_Your_Data</a>
</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 1.25in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>B.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://opentutorials.cgl.ucsf.edu/index.php/Tutorial:Filtering_and_Editing_in_Cytoscape_3">http://opentutorials.cgl.ucsf.edu/index.php/Tutorial:Filtering_and_Editing_in_Cytoscape_3</a></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 1.25in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>C.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">  
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://cytoscape.org/manual/Cytoscape2_8Manual.html#Import%20Fixed-Format%20Network%20Files">http://cytoscape.org/manual/Cytoscape2_8Manual.html#Import%20Fixed-Format%20Network%20Files</a></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 1.25in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><span style>D.<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">  
</span></span></span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""><a href="http://wiki.cytoscape.org/Cytoscape_User_Manual/Network_Formats">http://wiki.cytoscape.org/Cytoscape_User_Manual/Network_Formats</a></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Since I am legally blind the rehab agency is giving me money
to pay tutors for this purpose.  Could you please help me getting in touch
regarding this with anybody, who could potentially be interested in teaching me
one on one thus saving me time for acquiring new information and skills, which
I need to finish my thesis on time, so that I can remain eligible for funding
to continue in my bioinformatics PhD program despite being almost blind? 
The tutoring can be done remotely via TeamViewer 5 and Skype.  Hence, it
does not matter where my tutors are physically located.  Currently I have
tutors in Croatia and UK.  But since they both work full time jobs while
working on their PhD dissertation they only have very limited time to teach me
online.<span style>  </span>Could you therefore please
forward this request for help to anybody, who could potentially be interested
or, who could connect me to somebody, who might be, because my graduation and
career depend on it?<span style>  </span>Who else would you
recommend me to contact regarding this? <span style> </span>Where
else could I post this because I am in urgent need for help? </span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Could you please contact me directly via email at <a href="mailto:Thomas.F.Hahn2@gmail.com">Thomas.F.Hahn2@gmail.com</a> and/or
Skype at tfh002 because my text to speech software has problems to read out
this website aloud to me? <br>
<br>
I thank you very much in advance for your thoughts, ideas, suggestions,
recommendations, advice, time, help, efforts and support. <br>
<br>
With very warm regards,</span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;text-align:justify;text-indent:0.25in;line-height:normal"><a name="1484f1aa03d16a09_14810e58a97fd9c8_1480fe"><b><span style="font-size:26pt;font-family:"Script MT Bold";color:blue">Thomas Hahn</span></b></a></p>

<p class="" style="margin-left:1in;margin-bottom:0.0001pt;line-height:normal"><span style><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><span style>1)<span style="font:7pt "Times New Roman"">   
</span></span></span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black">Graduate
student in the Joint Bioinformatics Program at the University of Arkansas at
Little Rock (UALR) and the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences (UAMS) &</span></b></span><span style><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""></span></span></p>

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</span></span></span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black">Research
& Industry Advocate, Founder and Board Member of RADISH MEDICAL SOLUTIONS,
INC. (</span></b></span><a href="http://www.radishmedical.com/thomas-hahn/" target="_blank"><span style><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"">http://www.radishmedical.com/thomas-hahn/</span></b></span><span style></span></a><span style><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black">) </span></b></span><span style><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style><b><span style>Primary email: </span></b></span><a href="mailto:Thomas.F.Hahn2@gmail.com"><span style><b><span style>Thomas.F.Hahn2@gmail.com</span></b></span><span style></span></a><span style><b><span style></span></b></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style><b><span style>Cell phone: 318 243 3940</span></b></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style><b><span style>Office phone: 501 682 1440</span></b></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.5in;line-height:normal"><span style><b><span style>Virtual Google Voice phone to reach me while
logged into my email (i.e. </span></b></span><a href="mailto:Thomas.F.Hahn2@gmail.com"><span style><b><span style>Thomas.F.Hahn2@gmail.com</span></b></span><span style></span></a><span style><b><span style>), even when having no cell phone reception,
e.g. in big massive buildings:<span style>  </span></span></b></span><a href="tel:%28501%29%20301-4890" target="_blank"><span style>(501)
301-4890</span><span style></span></a><span style><b><span style></span></b></span></p>

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