Zou Awarded New Grant

May 16, 2006
Dr. Fei Zou, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, has won a new grant from the National Institutes of Health. This grant is titled “Robust Methods for Complex Trait Association Mapping” and will be funded for four years. Total dollar amount for 4 years is $817,600. The objectives of this research are to address some statistical issues related to association mapping (or disequilibrium mapping) for complex traits. The co-investigator is Dr. Fred Wright, Associate Professor of Biostatistics.For further information please contact Cory Hughes either by phone at 919-966-7250 or by email at chughes@bios.unc.edu