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Lara Schneider


My name is Lara and I am a researcher at the chair of Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Lenhof. I mainly work in the area of decision support systems for cancer treatment. Two of my projects in this area are DrugTargetInspector and ClinOmicsTrail.

  • Master of Science: Computational Molecular Biology, Saarland University, October 2012
  • Bachelor of Science: Computational Molecular Biology, Saarland University, May 2011
  • Personalized medicine
  • Cancer research
  • Multi-omics integrative analyses
  • Treatment decision-making assistance tools
Teaching Assistant:
  • Bioinformatics I: WS12/13, WS13/14, WS15/16, WS16/17, WS17/18
  • Bioinformatics II: SS13, SS14, SS15, SS16, SS17, SS18
  • Proseminar 'Bioinformatic Approaches for Regulatory Genomics': SS18
  • Proseminar 'Bioinformatic Approaches for Personalized Cancer Treatment': WS15/16, SS16, WS16/17, SS17, WS17/18, SS18
  • Proseminar 'Pathway and Network Analysis in Cancer Research': WS16/17, SS17, WS17/18
  • Proseminar 'Bioinformatic Approaches for Cancer Research': WS12/13, SS13, WS13/14, SS14, WS4/15, SS15
  • Seminar 'Computational Systems Biology of Cancer': WS16/17, SS17, WS17/18, SS18
  • Seminar 'Probabilistic Graphical Models in Disease': WS15/16, SS16
  • Seminar 'Inferring Network Structure from Data': SS13, WS13/14, SS14, WS14/15, SS15
  • Seminar 'Modeling and Analyzing Biological Networks': WS12/13


  • Preparatory Course on Mathematics for Computer Scientists: 2008, 2009
  • Programming I: WS08/09
  • Programming II: SS09
  • Bioinformatics I: WS09/10, WS10/11

My Publications


[KSK+18] Kehl T, Schneider L, Kattler K, Stöckel D, Wegert J, Gerstner N, Ludwig N, Distler U, Schick M, Keller U, Tenzer S, Gessler M, Walter J, Keller A, Graf N, Meese E, Lenhof HP. REGGAE: a novel approach for the identification of key transcriptional regulators. Bioinformatics. 2018 May 7. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/bty372.


[KSS+17] Kehl T, Schneider L, Schmidt F, Stöckel D, Gerstner N, Backes C, Meese E, Keller A, Schulz MH, Lenhof HP. RegulatorTrail: a web service for the identification of key transcriptional regulators. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Jul 3;45(W1):W146-W153. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx350.
[BKS+17] Backes C., Kehl T., Stöckel D., Fehlmann T., Schneider L., Meese E., Lenhof H.-P., Keller A. miRPathDB: a new dictionary on microRNAs and target pathways. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Jan 4;45(D1):D90-D96. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw926


[SSK+16] Schneider, L., Stöckel, D., Kehl, T., Gerasch, A., Ludwig, N., Leidinger, P., Huwer, H., Tenzer, S., Kohlbacher, O., Hildebrandt, A., Kaufmann, M., Gessler, M., Keller, A., Meese, E., Graf, N., and Lenhof, H.-P.: DrugTargetInspector: An assistance tool for patient treatment stratification. Int J Cancer. 2016 Apr 1;138(7):1765-76. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29897.
[SKT+16] Stöckel, D., Kehl, T., Trampert, P., Schneider, L., Backes, C., Ludwig, N., Gerasch, A., Kaufmann, M., Gessler, M., Graf, N., Meese, E., Keller, A., Lenhof, H.P.,: Multi-omics Enrichment Analysis using the GeneTrail2 Web Service. Bioinformatics 2016; doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btv770


Center for Bioinformatics
Saarland Informatics Campus
Saarland University
Building E 2.1
Room 403
P.O. Box 15 11 50
66041 Saarbrücken, Germany