Keywords: Statistical modeling, method development and data analysis in genetics and genomics
Dr. Jiang’s current research is focused on developing statistical methods and computational algorithms to better utilize and analyze different types of next-generation sequencing data under various setting, with application to data from large-scale cohort studies of human health and disease.
Yuchao Jiang in UNC Genetics News
September 3, 2020
Yuchao Jiang, PhD Awarded R35 Outstanding Investigator Grant from NIGMS
Dr. Yuchao Jiang (Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Genetics) was awarded an R35 grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) for his project titled “Statistical Methods for Bulk-Tissue and Single-Cell Multi-Omics Integration”.
July 27, 2020
Department of Genetics Publications for July 12-25, 2020
Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published twelve papers during July 12-25, 2020.
June 1, 2020
Department of Genetics Publications for May 17-30, 2020
Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published eleven papers during May 17-30, 2020.
April 14, 2020
Yuchao Jiang, PhD Wins Teaching Excellence and Innovation Award
Dr. Yuchao Jiang, Assistant Professor in Biostatistics and Genetics, was recognized for Teaching Excellence and Innovation in Biostatistics by the Gillings School of Public Health (student-nominated).
January 27, 2020
Department of Genetics Publications for Jan. 12-25, 2020
Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published seven papers during Jan. 12-25, 2020.
December 4, 2019
Department of Genetics Publications for Nov. 17-30, 2019
Department of Genetics faculty, postdocs, students and collaborators published seventeen papers during Nov. 17-30, 2019.
January 11, 2019
Yuchao Jiang, PhD Receives UNC Computational Medicine Program Pilot Award
Dr. Jiang and co-PI Qing Zhang, PhD (Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine) received the one-year award to develop single cell -omic analysis tools.
December 18, 2018
Yuchao Jiang, PhD Receives Junior Faculty Development Award
Dr. Jiang's awarded project is titled “Single-Cell Omics for Assessing Genomic, Transcriptomic and Epigenomic Cancer Heterogeneity” and the proposed work aims to develop new statistical methods and computational algorithms for single-cell omic analyses in cancer.