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Fangtang Yu, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Hinda and Arthur Marcus Institute for Aging Research
Research Fellow in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School

Dr. Yu’s research mainly focuses on the discovery of important biomarkers and causal mechanisms underlying complex human diseases by integrating information from multi-omics sources (genomics, epigenomics, and transcriptomics, etc. She’s currently working on proteomics study of bone biopsy, study of pleiotropy and causal risks of inflammatory cytokines to common diseases, and COVID-19 related chemical genetics. Dr. Yu received her PhD training in Biostatistics from Tulane School of Public Health, where she focused on computational epigenomics for osteoporosis.