Eleazar Eskin, Ph.D.

A Short Biography:

Dr. Eskin is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science and Human Genetics departments at the University of California Los Angeles. He is involved in the UCLA Interdepartmental Bioinformatics Program, affiliated with Cal-IT2 and a faculty member of the Burroughs Wellcome Fund Inter-school Training Program in Metabolic Diseases.

Work Titles
UCLA Associate Professor, Computer Science Associate Professor, Human Genetics Member, Bioinformatics GPB Home Area Member, Genetics & Genomics GPB Home Area Member, Medical Informatics GPB Home Area

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Fax Number:

(310) 825-2273

Lab Number:

(310) 206-4490

Office Phone Number:

(310) 594-5112

Mailing Address:

Mailing Address
3532-J Boelter Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095


A selected list of publications:

Kostem Emrah, Eskin Eleazar   Efficiently Identifying Significant Associations in Genome-wide Association Studies Journal of computational biology : a journal of computational molecular cell biology, 2013; 20(10): 817-30.
Yang Wen-Yun, Hormozdiari Farhad, Wang Zhanyong, He Dan, Pasaniuc Bogdan, Eskin Eleazar   Leveraging reads that span multiple single nucleotide polymorphisms for haplotype inference from sequencing data Bioinformatics (Oxford, England), 2013; 29(18): 2245-52.
Sul Jae Hoon, Han Buhm, Ye Chun, Choi Ted, Eskin Eleazar   Effectively identifying eQTLs from multiple tissues by combining mixed model and meta-analytic approaches PLoS genetics, 2013; 9(6): e1003491.
Kostem Emrah, Eskin Eleazar   Improving the accuracy and efficiency of partitioning heritability into the contributions of genomic regions American journal of human genetics, 2013; 92(4): 558-64.
Wang Zhanyong, Hormozdiari Farhad, Yang Wen-Yun, Halperin Eran, Eskin Eleazar   CNVeM: copy number variation detection using uncertainty of read mapping Journal of computational biology : a journal of computational molecular cell biology, 2013; 20(3): 224-36.

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