E. Warwick Daw

 E. Warwick Daw

warwick@wustl.edu

Current Position

Research Statistician

Education

Year University Degree, Major
1992 University of California, Los Angeles PhD, Mathematics

 

Teaching

 

Research Interests (bulleted list)

  • Development and application of mathematical and statistical methods for genetics of complex traits
  • Oligogenic models
  • Monte Carlo Markov Chain (MCMC) methods
  • Bayesian scoring techniques
  • Phenotypes of interest
    • Cardiovascular disease
    • Longevity
    • Cancer
    • Alzheimer’s Disease
    • Alcoholism
    • Pharmacogenomics

Representative Publications

Sebastiani P, Bae H, Sun FX, Andersen SL, Daw EW, Malovini A, Kojima T, Hirose N, Schupf N, Puca A, Perls TT.  Meta-analysis of genetic variants associated with human exceptional longevity.  Aging (Albany NY). 2013 Sep;5(9):653-61.  PMID: 24244950.

Bae HT, Sebastiani P, Sun JX, Andersen SL, Daw EW, Terracciano A, Ferrucci L, Perls TT.  Genome-wide association study of personality traits in the Long Life Family Study.  Front Genet. 2013 May 8;4:65. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2013.00065. PMID: 23658558.

Hemmelmann C, Daw EW, Wilson AF.  Quality control issues and the identification of rare functional variants with next-generation sequencing data.  Genet Epidemiol. 2011;35 Suppl 1:S22-8. doi: 10.1002/gepi.20645.  PMID: 22128054.

Ma J, Daw EW, Amos CI.  Power of competing strategies of linkage analysis for complex traits.  Hum Hered. 2010;70(1):55-62. doi: 10.1159/000288709. PMID: 20551674.

Daw EW, Plunkett J, Feitosa M, Gao X, Van Brunt A, Ma D, Czajkowski J, Province MA, Borecki I.  A framework for analyzing both linkage and association: an analysis of Genetic Analysis Workshop 16 simulated data.  BMC Proc. 2009 Dec 15;3 Suppl 7:S98. PMID: 20018095.