Eric Lander, Ph.D.

1986-2004 Whitehead Institute, Cambridge, MA, United States 
 2004- Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Human genome
"Eric Lander"

Eric Steven Lander (born February 3, 1957), a mathematician and geneticist, is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), former member of the Whitehead Institute, and founding director of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard who has devoted his career to realizing the promise of the human genome for medicine. []

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Peter Cameron grad student 1978-1980 Oxford
 (Topics in algebraic coding theory)


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David Altshuler grad student Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research (MIT) (Neurotree)
Mark J. Daly grad student (Evolution Tree)
Kenro Kusumi grad student 1990-1997 MIT (Evolution Tree)
Manolis Kellis grad student 2000-2003 MIT (Computational Biology Tree)
Bradley E. Bernstein post-doc MIT (Cell Biology Tree)
Howard J. Jacob post-doc MIT (Cell Biology Tree)
Leonid Kruglyak post-doc (FlyTree)
Vamsi Mootha post-doc Whitehead Institute (Cell Biology Tree)
Bruce Hamilton post-doc 1993-1998 Whitehead Institute (Neurotree)
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Nasser J, Bergman DT, Fulco CP, et al. (2021) Genome-wide enhancer maps link risk variants to disease genes. Nature
Collins RL, Brand H, Karczewski KJ, et al. (2021) Author Correction: A structural variation reference for medical and population genetics. Nature
Sinnott-Armstrong N, Sousa IS, Laber S, et al. (2021) A regulatory variant at 3q21.1 confers an increased pleiotropic risk for hyperglycemia and altered bone mineral density. Cell Metabolism
Bick AG, Weinstock JS, Nandakumar SK, et al. (2020) Inherited causes of clonal haematopoiesis in 97,691 whole genomes. Nature
Collins RL, Brand H, Karczewski KJ, et al. (2020) A structural variation reference for medical and population genetics. Nature. 581: 444-451
Abel HJ, Larson DE, Regier AA, et al. (2020) Mapping and characterization of structural variation in 17,795 human genomes. Nature
Vallabh SM, Minikel EV, Schreiber SL, et al. (2020) Towards a treatment for genetic prion disease: trials and biomarkers. The Lancet. Neurology. 19: 361-368
Fulco CP, Nasser J, Jones TR, et al. (2019) Activity-by-contact model of enhancer-promoter regulation from thousands of CRISPR perturbations. Nature Genetics. 51: 1664-1669
Bis JC, Jian X, Kunkle BW, et al. (2019) Correction: Whole exome sequencing study identifies novel rare and common Alzheimer's-Associated variants involved in immune response and transcriptional regulation. Molecular Psychiatry
Khera AV, Chaffin M, Zekavat SM, et al. (2018) Whole Genome Sequencing to Characterize Monogenic and Polygenic Contributions in Patients Hospitalized with Early-Onset Myocardial Infarction. Circulation
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