Texas A&M University Institute of Advanced Studies

Richard A. Gibbs

Richard A. Gibbs

Holder, Wofford Cain Chair in Molecular and Human Genetics
Professor, Program in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine
Program in Integrative Molecular and Biomedical Sciences
Founding Director, Human Genome Sequencing Center
Baylor College of Medicine
2015-2016 Faculty Fellow, Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study



Integrating Genomics for Adult Clinical Care and Research Discovery

Genetic approaches are a powerful way to elucidate the molecular basis of human disease. The relative contribution of variants of different frequencies to human common disease is therefore a central question in genetics.