Resarch in our lab focuses on the inter-individual genomic diversity, and the impact of genomic variation.

  • Mobile DNA Element Biology

    Mobile DNA elements account for at least 40%-50% of the content of mammalian genomes, including human...

  • Disease Gene Identification

    Annotating function variants, assessing the likelihood a variant's impact, and identifying candidate disease-causing genes...

  • Human Population History

    A good understanding of human evolution history can help us interpret the distributions of rare and common disease causing alleles...