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overview My research focus is on developing both new statistical methods and computational techniques to overcome the difficult problems in the analysis of genetic and genomic data. A primary interest is on developing models and approximations that are highly computationally efficient while leveraging as much of the information in the data as possible. As novel technologies are developed to collect ever larger and more specific genetic and genomic data, there arises a concurrent need for innovative methods to extract scientific insight from the data. My research focuses on developing such methods.

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Concept Genetics, Medical
Concept Genetics, Population
Concept Models, Statistical
Concept Data Interpretation, Statistical
Academic Article Genome-wide search for asthma susceptibility loci in a founder population. The Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Asthma.
Academic Article Are common disease susceptibility alleles the same in outbred and founder populations?
Academic Article Testing for Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium in samples with related individuals.
Academic Article The sex-specific genetic architecture of quantitative traits in humans.
Academic Article Identity-by-descent estimation and mapping of qualitative traits in large, complex pedigrees.
Academic Article Estimating the human mutation rate using autozygosity in a founder population.
Academic Article Genome-wide association studies and the problem of relatedness among advanced intercross lines and other highly recombinant populations.
Academic Article Detection of mis-specified relationships in inbred and outbred pedigrees.
Academic Article The CFTR Met 470 allele is associated with lower birth rates in fertile men from a population isolate.
Academic Article QTLRel: an R package for genome-wide association studies in which relatedness is a concern.
Academic Article Using identity by descent estimation with dense genotype data to detect positive selection.
Academic Article High-resolution genetic mapping of complex traits from a combined analysis of F2 and advanced intercross mice.

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