Momiao Xiong's Laboratory

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Human Genetics Center
Division of Biostatistics
The University of Texas School of Public Health


  • Postdoctoral Fellow in Computational Biology, University of Southern California
  • Ph.D. in Statistics, University of Georgia
  • B.S. in Computational Mathematics, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Research Interests:

  • Statistical Genetics and Genetic Epidemiology
    1. Genome-wide association studies for next-generation sequencing, Genome-wide pathway analysis
    2. Gene-gene interaction and gene-environment interaction
    3. Functional Genetic Models
  • Integrated Analysis of Genetics and Epigenetics
    1. Genetics of Gene Expressions
    2. Epigenetics and Epigenomics
    3. Graphical Models and Network Analysis for Integration of Genotype, mRNA, miRNA, Epigenetics and Phenotype Data
  • Population Genetics
    1. Origin of Populations, Evolution of Population
    2. Natural Selection
  • Computational Systems Biology
    1. Systems identification and its applications to genetic networks and kinetic dynamics
    2. Network Approach to Complex Diseases
  • High Dimensional Data Reduction and Functional Data Analysis
    1. Manifold Learning
    2. Inverse Regression for Data Reduction
    3. Functional Models for Data Reduction

Editorial board:

  • Academic Editor:
    1. PLoS ONE
    2. ScienceJet
  • Associate Editor:
    1. Recent Patents in DNA and Gene Sequences
    2. IASTED/ACTA International Journal of Computational Bioscience
    3. Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
  • Board of Editors:
    1. Oriental Journal of Statistical Methods, Theory and Applications
  • Editorial Board Member:
    1. Editorial Board Member: Current Genomics
    2. Editorial Board Member: Journal of Genetic Disorders & Disease Information (JGDDI)
    3. Editorial Board Member: Journal of Biocomputing
    4. Editorial Board Member: Cancer Medicine
    5. Editorial Board Member: Statistical and Application
    6. Editorial Board Member: International Journal of Statistics in Medical Research