Center for Medical Genomics

Bringing together researchers in medicine, genomics, molecular biology and statistics to advance basic genomic research and translate that research into new diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive medical strategies.


Assis Lab

Gene duplication, Sequence evolution of duplicate genes, Functional evolution of duplicate genes

Carrel Lab

Genomics of X chromosome inactivation

Cheng Lab

Convergence Science approaches to phenomics, cancer genetics, web-based resources, image Informatics, systems genetics, genomics, and pigmentation genetics

Chiaromonte Lab

Statistical genomics

DeGiorgio Lab

Statistical population genetics, Human evolutionary genomics, Phylogenetics

Dovat Lab

Pediatrics, Hematology, Oncology

Eckert Lab

Molecular mechanisms of mutagenesis in human cells as related to cancer

Girirajan Lab

Genetics of neurodevelopmental disorders

Hicks Lab

Assistant Prof in the Dept of Pediatrics

Janicki Lab


Krasilnikova Lab

Mechanisms of trinucleotide repeats diseases

Li Lab

Developing statistical methods for uncovering complicated patterns in large and complex data

Liu Lab

Statistical Genetics; Complex Trait Genetics; Functional Genomics

Makova Lab

Bioinformatics and genomics

Medvedev Lab

Computational Approaches for High-Throughput Sequencing Data

Paul Lab

Newborn health outcomes, childhood obesity, breastfeeding, pediatric therapeutics, asthma

Poss Lab

Viruses as rapidly evolving markers of host population dynamics

Reimherr Lab

Functional Data Analysis; Longitudinal Data Analysis; Statistical Genetics; High Dimensional Regression and Screening; Functional Time Series and Spatio-Temporal Processes; Change-Point Analysis

Spratt Lab

The Enzymology of DNA Repair and Mutagenesis; Mechanisms of fidelity and mutagenesis of DNA polymerases

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. RecoverY: k-mer-based read classification for Y-chromosome-specific sequencing and assembly. BIOINFORMATICS, 2018.


. Metabolism-related microRNAs in maternal breast milk are influenced by premature delivery. PEDIATR RES, 2017.


. Reverse Transcription Errors and RNA-DNA Differences at Short Tandem Repeats. MOL BIOL EVOL, 2016.


. A time- and cost-effective strategy to sequence mammalian Y chromosomes: An application to the de novo assembly of gorilla Y. GENOME RES, 2016.


. Accurate typing of short tandem repeats from genome-wide sequencing data and its applications. GENOME RES, 2015.



Director of the Center
Kateryna Makova