Genetics Faculty

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Richard P Lifton, MD, PhD

Chairman

Sterling Professor of Genetics and Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Chair, Department of Genetics

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Research Interests

Genetics; Hyperaldosteronism; Mutation; Nephrology; Lymphoma, T-Cell, Cutaneous

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Daniel C. DiMaio, MD, PhD

Vice Chairman

Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Genetics and Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and of Therapeutic Radiology

Deputy Director, Yale Cancer Center

Research Interests

Neoplasms; Tumor Virus Infections; Virus Diseases; Polyomaviridae; Papillomaviridae

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Tian Xu, PhD

Vice Chairman

Professor of Genetics

Vice Chairman of Genetics

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Research Interests

Basement Membrane; Drosophila; Genetics; Metabolism; Neoplasm Metastasis; Genomics

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Allen Everett Bale, MD

Professor of Genetics

Director, DNA Diagnostic Lab

Research Interests

Congenital Abnormalities; DNA; Fanconi Syndrome; Genetics; Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities; Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia; Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary; Skin Neoplasms

Clinical Interests

Congenital Abnormalities; Chromosome Aberrations; Genes, Neoplasm

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Susan J Baserga, MD, PhD

Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, of Genetics and of Therapeutic Radiology

Research Interests

Biogenesis; Genetics; Molecular Biology; Ribonucleoproteins; Radiation Oncology; RNA Helicases; Genes, rRNA; Biochemical Processes

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Kaya Bilguvar, MD

Assistant Professor of Genetics

Research Interests

Cerebrovascular Disorders; Migraine Disorders; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Malformations of Cortical Development

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William Roy Breg, Jr, MD

Professor Emeritus of Genetics

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Martina Brueckner, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology)

Research Interests

Cardiology; Heart Diseases; Kartagener Syndrome; Situs Inversus; Heterotaxy Syndrome

Clinical Interests

Cardiovascular Diseases; Cardiac Catheterization

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Sidi Chen, PhD

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Cell Transformation, Neoplastic; Genetics; Lung Neoplasms; Neoplasm Metastasis; MicroRNAs; CRISPR-Cas Systems

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Keith Adam Choate, MD, PhD, FAAD

Associate Professor of Dermatology, of Genetics and of Pathology

Research Interests

Cell Biology; Genetics, Medical; Musculoskeletal Diseases; Human Genome Project; Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

Clinical Interests

Acne Vulgaris; Dermatitis, Atopic; Dermatology; Genetics; Ichthyosis; Keratoderma, Palmoplantar; Mosaicism; Pemphigoid, Bullous; Pemphigus; Psoriasis; Skin Diseases; Skin Neoplasms; High-Throughput Nucleotide Sequencing

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