266-Lai, Dongbing
Faculty

Dongbing Lai, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics

Address
HS 4059
MMGE
IN
Indianapolis, IN

Bio

Dr. Lai’s research focuses on looking for genes and gene networks responsible for common diseases such as osteoporosis, intracranial aneurysms, alcoholism, Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease by using genome wide array data, whole exome and whole genome data. Dr. Lai’s research area includes study design to maximize power, bioinformatics and database tools for data processing and storage, annotating and predicting the function of genetic variant, and statistical analysis methods.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Research Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics
  • Education
    2015 PhD Indiana University
    2009 MS Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
    2003 MS Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
    1993 BS Nankai University
  • Research

    My research is looking for genes responsible for common diseases such as osteoporosis, intracranial aneurysms, alcoholism, Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease by using genome wide array data, whole exome and whole genome data. My research area includes study design to maximize power; bioinformatics and database tools to process raw data; annotating and predicting the function of genetic variant and statistical analysis methods.

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