Journal Club

Date Speaker Topic
April 19, 2017 Jingjing Yang Survey of the Heritability and Sparse Architecture of Gene Expression Traits across Human Tissues
March 22, 2017 Corbin Quick Tissue-specific regulatory circuits reveal variable modular perturbations across complex diseases
December 7, 2016 Jingjing Yang LD Score Regression Distinguishes Confounding from Polygenicity in Genome-wide Association Studies
 November 9, 2016 Greg Zajac Resolving Individuals Contributing Trace Amounts of DNA to Highly Complex Mixtures Using High-density SNP Genotyping Microarrays
October 26, 2016 Fan Zhang Reference-based Phasing Using the Haplotype Reference Consortium Panel
 October 12, 2016 Corbin Quick A Block Mixture Model to Map eQTLs for Gene Clustering and Networking
September 28, 2016 Diptavo Dutta A Statistical Approach for Testing Cross-Phenotype Effects of Rare Variants
April 2, 2016 Alan Kwong A Multiple-phenotype Imputation Method for Genetic Studies
March 23, 2016 Corbin Quick Integrative Approaches for Large-scale Transcriptome-wide Association Studies
March 9, 2016 Becky Rothwell The Benefits of Using Genetic Information to Design Prevention Trials
February 24, 2016 Jingjing Yang General Framework for Meta-Analysis of Rare Variants in Sequencing Association Studies
February 10, 2016 Greg Zajac Inference of Population Structure using Dense Haplotype Data (aka Chromosome Painter) Slides
January 27, 2016 Diptavo Dutta Sequence Kernel Association Tests for the Combined Effect of Rare and Common Variants
November 20, 2015 Debashree Ray A Model-Based Approach for Analysis of Spatial Structure in Genetic Data
November 13, 2015 Yeji Lee Integrative Modeling of Multiple Genomic Data from Different Types of Genetic Association Studies
November 6, 2015 Diptavo Dutta Maximizing the Power of Principal Component Analysis of Correlated Phenotypes in Genome-Wide Association Studies
October 30, 2015 Greg Zajac  Adjustment of Genomic Waves in Signal Intensities from Whole-Genome SNP Genotyping Platforms
October 23, 2015   ASHG Poster Symposium 
October 16, 2015 Corbin Quick Adjusting for Heritable Covariates can Bias Effect Estimates in Genome-Wide Association Studies