Recommended Readings: Carlos D. Bustamante, Ph.D., March 18

Friday Lecture Series
Friday, March 18
3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium

Carlos D. Bustamante, Ph.D.
Professor of Biomedical Data Science and Genetics,
Founding Director,
Stanford Center for Computational, Evolutionary, and Human Genomics
Director of Informatics,
Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine,
Stanford School of Medicine

Population and Medical Genomics in the Personal Genome Era

Recommended Readings

Grubert, F., Zaugg, J. B., Kasowski, M., Ursu, O., Spacek, D. V., Martin, A. R., … & Heidari, N. (2015). Genetic control of chromatin states in humans involves local and distal chromosomal interactions. Cell, 162(5), 1051-1065. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.07.048.

Henn, B. M., Botigue, L. R., Peischl, S., Dupanloup, I., Lipatov, M., Maples, B. K., … & Excoffier, L. (2015). Distance from sub-Saharan Africa predicts mutational load in diverse human genomes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113(4), E440-E449. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1510805112

Shringarpure, S. S., & Bustamante, C. D. (2015). Privacy risks from genomic data-sharing beacons. The American Journal of Human Genetics, 97(5), 631-646. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2015.09.010.

White House Bioethics Committee Addressing Genomic Data

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