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My research interests are focussed on genetics and gene variation in an effort to bring the enormous power of genetic analysis to bear on real-world problems. The contrast of the relative simplicity of plasmid and bacterial genomes with the complexity of the genetics of heart disease allows broad scope for new and exciting research projects.
Roles and Responsibilities
Major Leader for Integrated Human Health
Health and Well-being
Field of research codes
Bacteriology (060501): Biochemistry and Cell Biology (060100): Biological Sciences (060000): Genetics (060400): Genomics (060408): Microbial Ecology (060504): Microbial Genetics (060503): Microbiology (060500): Quantitative Genetics (incl. Disease and Trait Mapping Genetics) (060412)
Molecular Genetics of Cardiovascular Disease
214201 Human Bioscience: Impaired Body Function
214212 Research Methods in the Health Sciences
214311 Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases
168.733 Physiology and Pathophysiology