GuanLab achieved top performance in 2013 DREAM (Dialogue for Reverse Engineering Assessments and Methods) - breast cancer network inference challenge

Cristen J. Willer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Assistant Professor, Human Genetics
Assistant Professor, Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics




niversity of Michigan
Dept of Biostatistics
1415 Washington Hts, Ann Arbor, MI, 48104


I'm interested in studying complex genetic diseases, particularly the genetics of quantitative traits such as lipid levels and human obesity. I've also been recently working on imputation of ungenotyped markers, population genetics, bioinformatics, and understanding the function behind genetic associations.

Research Area: 
Human and Statistical Genetics