The major focus of investigators in this area is the use of genetic approaches to identify genes that contribute to human disease. These include studies in families and populations and are facilitated by advanced, high-throughput technologies in combination with functional computational analysis.
Don Bowden Genetics of common diseases with emphasis on type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and renal disease. Faculty Profile & Publications / Lab Page
Barry Freedman Molecular genetics of human renal disease, diabetes mellitus and hypertension. Faculty Profile & Publications