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Post date: 05/26/2017 - 16:22

In our recent publication in Nature Ecology and Evolution, we found that key genes (fatty acid desaturases, FADS) for the biosynthesis of long-chain omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids underwent two epochs of positive selection in...

Post date: 10/13/2016 - 11:48

Our review paper, "explosive genetic evidence for explosive human population growth", was just published in the journal Current Opinion in Genetics and Development. This review summarizes...

Post date: 09/20/2016 - 11:03

Alon Keinan is invited to be a keynote speaker at the upcoming EDGE (Epistasis Discovery in Genetics and Epidemiology) 2017 conference in Feb 9-10, 2017 at Key West, Florida. For more information about the conference, pleach check...

Post date: 08/19/2016 - 10:35

Two postdoctoral positions are available with Alon Keinan. Please read the detailed announcement here

Post date: 05/15/2016 - 12:05

We are excited to announce the release of a new XWAS version with a variety of new features, options, and several bug fixes. XWAS (chromosome X-wide Analysis toolSet) is a software suite for the analysis of the X chromosome in association analyses and similar studies. The new version, including...

Post date: 03/30/2016 - 16:17

Our recent paper on selection of a "vegetarian allele" has been widely reported. As of July 22nd, 2016, our paper has received an altmetric score of 726, ranked in top 1% of about 5 million publications...

Post date: 01/25/2016 - 14:07

Visit the class page to find out more and obtain a copy of the syllabus (linked at the top of the page).

Post date: 08/04/2015 - 13:00

Here is a list of the presentations we will be making at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics

 

Post date: 06/22/2015 - 10:32

New software: efficiently calculate site frequency spectrum and other stats for generalized-growth demography models http://keinanlab.cb.bscb.cornell.edu/content/...