Yu Chen received the Hugh Gurling Memorial Award in International Society of Psychiatric Genetics
Kai Yuan received the ASHG/Charles J. Epstein Trainee Awards for Excellence in Human Genetics Research – Semi-Finalists
Ruize Liu received the ASHG/Charles J. Epstein Trainee Awards for Excellence in Human Genetics Research – Semi-Finalists
We’re proud to release an exciting new GWAS resource of East Asian ancestry, made available by Taiwan Biobank, arising from a true team effort with Chia-Yen Chen, Yen-Feng Lin, Tian Ge, Anne Feng, Ryan Longchamps and many others!!
Check out our preprint.
In collaboration with Ge lab, the paper “Improving Polygenic Prediction in Ancestrally Diverse Populations in preprint” is now in preprint.
PRS-CSx is a novel PRS construction method which improves cross-population polygenic prediction by integrating GWAS summary statistics from multiple populations. PRS-CSx code is openly available at GitHub
Hailiang Huang was elected as the Early Career Board of Directors, International Society of Psychiatric Genetics
Kai Yuan joined Huang Lab as a postdoc research fellow in January, 2020. Kai completed his Ph.D. training with Shuhua Xu at CAS-MPG Partner Institute for Computational Biology.
Huang Lab publishes “Comparative genetic architectures of schizophrenia in East Asian and European populations” in Nature Genetics
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