Research Area

Biological Chemistry faculty use classical genetics approaches as well as high-throughput genomic and computational techniques to study the role of DNA sequence variation in differences among individuals, including disease risk.

Genetic variation and disease


Jason Ernst

Jason Ernst, PhD

Professor, Biological Chemistry; Professor, Computational Medicine; Professor, Computer Science
Leonid Kruglyak

Leonid Kruglyak, PhD

Department Chair, Human Genetics; Professor, Human Genetics; Professor, Biological Chemistry