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Duo Jiang

Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics

Duo Jiang

Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics

Background

Education

Ph.D. Statistics, The University of Chicago, 2014

B.A. Mathematics, Tsinghua University, 2009

Research

Research Interests

  • Statistical Genetics and Genomics
  • GWAS, Sequencing Studies, RNA-seq Data, and Metabolomics Data
  • Mixed-effects Models
  • Graphical Models and Network Analysis
  • Dependent Data Analysis, Quasi-likelihood Models
  • Big Biological Data

Research Area

Data Science

Publications

  • Zhuo, B., and Jiang, D. (2017), "MEACA: efficient gene-set interpretation of expression data using mixed models," bioRxiv 106781; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/106781
  • Jiang, D., Zhong, S., and McPeek, M. S. (2016), "Novel retrospective binary-trait association test identifies genetic association with Crohn's disease," The American Journal of Human Genetics 98:1-13. [https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4746383/]
  • Zhong, S., Jiang, D., and McPeek, M. S. (2016), "CERAMIC: case-control association testing in samples with related individuals based on retrospective mixed model analysis with adjustment for covariates," PLOS Genetics 12: e1006329 [https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5047592/]
  • Jiang, D., Mbatchou, J., and McPeek, M. S. (2016), "Retrospective association analysis of binary traits: Overcoming Some Limitations of the Additive Polygenic Model," Human Heredity 80: 187-95. [https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27576759]
  • Jiang, D., Mbatchou, J., and McPeek, M. S. (2016), "Retrospective association analysis of binary traits: Overcoming Some Limitations of the Additive Polygenic Model," Human Heredity 80: 187-95. [https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27576759]
  • Jiang, D., McPeek, M. S. (2014), "Robust rare variant association testing for quantitative traits in samples with related individuals," Genetic Epidemiology 38: 10-20. [https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4510991/pdf/nihms707410.pdf]