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Post date: 10/08/2013 - 09:36

Alon Keinan was recently awarded the 2013 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ Research and Extension Award for Early Achievement.  This award recognizes individuals who have shown extraordinary leadership,...

Post date: 09/13/2013 - 09:54

Keinan lab postdoc Leonardo Arbiza led a study recently published in Nature Genetics that demonstrates that evolutionary changes in transcription factor binding sites significantly contribute to changes in gene expression associated with adaptations in humans.

Nature Genetics:...

Post date: 08/27/2013 - 11:14

Several current and former lab members will be presenting at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in Boston, MA.

"Characterizing shared pathogenetics from genome-wide association studies via principal...

Post date: 03/26/2013 - 16:15

Two postdoctoral positions are available with Alon Keinan in the Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology at Cornell University. The Keinan lab studies how human genetic variation has arisen from evolutionary history and its role in common, complex disease risk. We develop...

Post date: 03/26/2013 - 16:11

The Neutral Region Explorer webserver is live, as is the associated paper.

Post date: 03/26/2013 - 16:10

Science Magazine: Recent explosive human population growth has resulted in an excess of rare genetic variants [Link]

Post date: 03/26/2013 - 16:00

Nature: Humans riddled with rare genetic variants [Link]
Science News: Uncommon Carriers [Link]