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Post date: 04/11/2018 - 15:43

We are very pleased to (belatedly) welcome​ Alexandre Lussier as a new Postdoctoral Associate in the group.

Alex joined us in January 2018 from the University of British Columbia, where he recently completed a very successful PhD in Medical Genetics under the supervision of...

Post date: 03/06/2018 - 10:23


Post date: 02/23/2018 - 16:19

Our research on the X chromosome has recently been highlighted by an editorial article in Nature Medicine, titled “Accounting for sex in the genome”. More accessible than the average journal publication, this summary has gone on...

Post date: 06/27/2017 - 14:14
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