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Topic: Gene mapping

Michael Boehnke Michael Boehnke, PhD

Professor of Biostatistics
Phone: (734) 936-1001 E-mail: boehnke@umich.edu
Faculty Profile

  • Research focuses on problems of study design and statistical analysis of human genetic data, with a particular emphasis on development and application of statistical methods for human gene mapping.
  • Seeking to identify genetic variants that predispose to type 2 diabetes, as principal investigator of the Finland-United States Investigation of NIDDM Genetics (FUSION) Study.
  • Active in studies of the genetics of schizophrenia, progeria (premature aging), glaucoma, and several other eye diseases.
  • Director of the UM Center for Statistical Genetics; Director of U of M Genome Science Training Program.

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SPH Faculty Experts for Gene mapping

Goncalo AbecasisGoncalo Abecasis, D.Phil., B.Sc.

Professor and Chair in Biostatistics
Phone: (734) 763-4901 E-mail: goncalo@umich.edu

  • Develops statistical tools and software for the identification and study of genetic variants important in human disease.     MORE

Michael BoehnkeMichael Boehnke, PhD

Professor in Biostatistics
Phone: (734) 936-1001 E-mail: boehnke@umich.edu

  • Research focuses on problems of study design and statistical analysis of human genetic data, with a particular emphasis on development and application of statistical methods for human gene mapping.      MORE

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