Ching-Ti Liu, PhD
Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Biostatistics

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
MS, University of California, Los Angeles
MS, National Central University




Ching-Ti Liu is a Professor of Biostatistics at Department of Biostatistics. His research interest mainly focuses on the development of statistical and computational approaches for genetics/genomics and bioinformatics studies. In addition, Dr. Liu also collaborates as a statistician or statistical geneticist on several projects studying complex diseases such as diabetes, obesity, musculoskeletal disorder, and cancer.

Investigator
Framingham Heart Study



2021 Boston University School of Public Health: Excellence in Teaching Award for Dedication to Student Learning
2020 American Statistical Association: Fellow of the American Statistical Association
2016 Boston University School of Public Health: Excellence in Teaching Award
2011 Boston University School of Public Health: Excellence in Teaching Award
2009 ENAR, IBS: Travel Award for the workshop for Junior Biostatisticians in Health Research
2005 UCLA Statistics Department: Teaching Assistant of the Year


Vascular mechanisms underlying skeletal fragility in older Adults
12/15/2020 - 11/30/2025 (Subcontract PI)
Hebrew Rehabilitation Center For Aged, Inc. NIH NIA
1R01AG065299-01A1

Integrative Approaches to Identifying Function and Clinical Significance of Adiposity Susceptibility Genes
09/22/2020 - 07/31/2025 (Subcontract PI)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NIH NIDDK
1R01DK122503-01A1

TOPMed Omics of Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2024 (Co-Investigator)
Massachusetts General Hospital NIH NHLBI
1R01HL151855-01

Identifying osteoporosis genes by whole genome sequencing and functional validation in Zebra Fish
09/01/2017 - 07/31/2022 (Subcontract PI)
Hebrew SeniorLife NIH NIAMS
5R01AR072199-03

TOPMed Contribution to the AMP-T2D Knowledge Portal
04/01/2019 - 05/31/2021 (PI)
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health


Risk Factors for Age-Related Bone Loss
06/01/2016 - 05/31/2021 (Subcontract PI)
Hebrew SeniorLife NIH NIAMS
5R01AR041398-23

A Multi-Ethnic Study of Gene-Lifestyle Interactions in Cardiovascular Traits
01/01/2017 - 12/31/2019 (Subcontract PI)
The Washington University NIH NHLBI
5R01HL118305-04

Rare Variants and NHLBI Traits in Deeply Phenotyped Cohorts
04/01/2017 - 03/31/2019 (Subcontract PI)
University of Washington NIH NHLBI
5R01HL120393-04

Genetic Architecture of Adiposity in Multiple Large Cohorts
09/19/2014 - 06/30/2018 (Subcontract PI)
The Washington University NIH NIDDK
5R01DK089256-07

Bone microarchitecture: The Framingham Osteoporosis Study - SUPPLEMENT
07/29/2014 - 04/30/2018 (Subcontract PI)
Hebrew SeniorLife NIH NIAMS
4R01AR061445-05

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  1. Liu CT, Karasik D, Xu H, Zhou Y, Broe K, Cupples LA, Cpgm de Groot L, Ham A, Hannan MT, Hsu YH, Jacques P, McLean RR, Paul L, Selhub J, Trajanoska K, van der Velde N, van Schoor N, Kiel DP. Genetic variants modify the associations of concentrations of methylmalonic acid, vitamin B-12, vitamin B-6, and folate with bone mineral density. Am J Clin Nutr. 2021 08 02; 114(2):578-587.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33964857; PMCID: PMC8326042; DOI: 10.1093/ajcn/nqab093;
     
  2. Fisher V, Sebastiani P, Cupples LA, Liu CT. ANNORE: Genetic fine mapping with functional annotation. Hum Mol Genet. 2021 Jul 24.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34302344
     
  3. Feofanova EV, Lim E, Chen H, Lee M, Liu CT, Cupples LA, Boerwinkle E. Exome sequence association study of levels and longitudinal change of cardiovascular risk factor phenotypes in European Americans and African Americans from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study. Genet Epidemiol. 2021 Sep; 45(6):651-663.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34167169
     
  4. Chen J, Spracklen CN, Marenne G, Varshney A, Corbin LJ, Luan J, Willems SM, Wu Y, Zhang X, Horikoshi M, Boutin TS, Mägi R, Waage J, Li-Gao R, Chan KHK, Yao J, Anasanti MD, Chu AY, Claringbould A, Heikkinen J, Hong J, Hottenga JJ, Huo S, Kaakinen MA, Louie T, März W, Moreno-Macias H, Ndungu A, Nelson SC, Nolte IM, North KE, Raulerson CK, Ray D, Rohde R, Rybin D, Schurmann C, Sim X, Southam L, Stewart ID, Wang CA, Wang Y, Wu P, Zhang W, Ahluwalia TS, Appel EVR, Bielak LF, Brody JA, Burtt NP, Cabrera CP, Cade BE, Chai JF, Chai X, Chang LC, Chen CH, Chen BH, Chitrala KN, Chiu YF, de Haan HG, Delgado GE, Demirkan A, Duan Q, Engmann J, Fatumo SA, Gayán J, Giulianini F, Gong JH, Gustafsson S, Hai Y, Hartwig FP, He J, Heianza Y, Huang T, Huerta-Chagoya A, Hwang MY, Jensen RA, Kawaguchi T, Kentistou KA, Kim YJ, Kleber ME, Kooner IK, Lai S, Lange LA, Langefeld CD, Lauzon M, Li M, Ligthart S, Liu J, Loh M, Long J, Lyssenko V, Mangino M, Marzi C, Montasser ME, Nag A, Nakatochi M, Noce D, Noordam R, Pistis G, Preuss M, Raffield L, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Rich SS, Robertson NR, Rueedi R, Ryan K, Sanna S, Saxena R, Schraut KE, Sennblad B, Setoh K, Smith AV, Sparsø T, Strawbridge RJ, Takeuchi F, Tan J, Trompet S, van den Akker E, van der Most PJ, Verweij N, Vogel M, Wang H, Wang C, Wang N, Warren HR, Wen W, Wilsgaard T, Wong A, Wood AR, Xie T, Zafarmand MH, Zhao JH, Zhao W, Amin N, Arzumanyan Z, Astrup A, Bakker SJL, Baldassarre D, Beekman M, Bergman RN, Bertoni A, Blüher M, Bonnycastle LL, Bornstein SR, Bowden DW, Cai Q, Campbell A, Campbell H, Chang YC, de Geus EJC, Dehghan A, Du S, Eiriksdottir G, Farmaki AE, Frånberg M, Fuchsberger C, Gao Y, Gjesing AP, Goel A, Han S, Hartman CA, Herder C, Hicks AA, Hsieh CH, Hsueh WA, Ichihara S, Igase M, Ikram MA, Johnson WC, Jørgensen ME, Joshi PK, Kalyani RR, Kandeel FR, Katsuya T, Khor CC, Kiess W, Kolcic I, Kuulasmaa T, Kuusisto J, Läll K, Lam K, Lawlor DA, Lee NR, Lemaitre RN, Li H, Lin SY, Lindström J, Linneberg A, Liu J, Lorenzo C, Matsubara T, Matsuda F, Mingrone G, Mooijaart S, Moon S, Nabika T, Nadkarni GN, Nadler JL, Nelis M, Neville MJ, Norris JM, Ohyagi Y, Peters A, Peyser PA, Polasek O, Qi Q, Raven D, Reilly DF, Reiner A, Rivideneira F, Roll K, Rudan I, Sabanayagam C, Sandow K, Sattar N, Schürmann A, Shi J, Stringham HM, Taylor KD, Teslovich TM, Thuesen B, Timmers PRHJ, Tremoli E, Tsai MY, Uitterlinden A, van Dam RM, van Heemst D, van Hylckama Vlieg A, van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV, Vangipurapu J, Vestergaard H, Wang T, Willems van Dijk K, Zemunik T, Abecasis GR, Adair LS, Aguilar-Salinas CA, Alarcón-Riquelme ME, An P, Aviles-Santa L, Becker DM, Beilin LJ, Bergmann S, Bisgaard H, Black C, Boehnke M, Boerwinkle E, Böhm BO, Bønnelykke K, Boomsma DI, Bottinger EP, Buchanan TA, Canouil M, Caulfield MJ, Chambers JC, Chasman DI, Chen YI, Cheng CY, Collins FS, Correa A, Cucca F, de Silva HJ, Dedoussis G, Elmståhl S, Evans MK, Ferrannini E, Ferrucci L, Florez JC, Franks PW, Frayling TM, Froguel P, Gigante B, Goodarzi MO, Gordon-Larsen P, Grallert H, Grarup N, Grimsgaard S, Groop L, Gudnason V, Guo X, Hamsten A, Hansen T, Hayward C, Heckbert SR, Horta BL, Huang W, Ingelsson E, James PS, Jarvelin MR, Jonas JB, Jukema JW, Kaleebu P, Kaplan R, Kardia SLR, Kato N, Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM, Kim BJ, Kivimaki M, Koistinen HA, Kooner JS, Körner A, Kovacs P, Kuh D, Kumari M, Kutalik Z, Laakso M, Lakka TA, Launer LJ, Leander K, Li H, Lin X, Lind L, Lindgren C, Liu S, Loos RJF, Magnusson PKE, Mahajan A, Metspalu A, Mook-Kanamori DO, Mori TA, Munroe PB, Njølstad I, O'Connell JR, Oldehinkel AJ, Ong KK, Padmanabhan S, Palmer CNA, Palmer ND, Pedersen O, Pennell CE, Porteous DJ, Pramstaller PP, Province MA, Psaty BM, Qi L, Raffel LJ, Rauramaa R, Redline S, Ridker PM, Rosendaal FR, Saaristo TE, Sandhu M, Saramies J, Schneiderman N, Schwarz P, Scott LJ, Selvin E, Sever P, Shu XO, Slagboom PE, Small KS, Smith BH, Snieder H, Sofer T, Sørensen TIA, Spector TD, Stanton A, Steves CJ, Stumvoll M, Sun L, Tabara Y, et al. The transView Related Profiles. PMID: 34059833; PMCID: PMC7610958; DOI: 10.1038/s41588-021-00852-9;
     
  5. You C, Zhou Z, Wen J, Li Y, Pang CH, Du H, Wang Z, Zhou XH, King DA, Liu CT, Huang J. Polygenic Scores and Parental Predictors: An Adult Height Study Based on the United Kingdom Biobank and the Framingham Heart Study. Front Genet. 2021; 12:669441. PMID: 34093660; PMCID: PMC8176283; DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2021.669441;
     
  6. Liu Y, Zhang X, Lee J, Smelser D, Cade B, Chen H, Zhou H, Kirchner HL, Lin X, Mukherjee S, Hillman D, Liu CT, Redline S, Sofer T. Genome-wide association study of neck circumference identifies sex-specific loci independent of generalized adiposity. Int J Obes (Lond). 2021 07; 45(7):1532-1541. PMID: 33907307; PMCID: PMC8236408; DOI: 10.1038/s41366-021-00817-2;
     
  7. Wang H, Noordam R, Cade BE, Schwander K, Winkler TW, Lee J, Sung YJ, Bentley AR, Manning AK, Aschard H, Kilpeläinen TO, Ilkov M, Brown MR, Horimoto AR, Richard M, Bartz TM, Vojinovic D, Lim E, Nierenberg JL, Liu Y, Chitrala K, Rankinen T, Musani SK, Franceschini N, Rauramaa R, Alver M, Zee PC, Harris SE, van der Most PJ, Nolte IM, Munroe PB, Palmer ND, Kühnel B, Weiss S, Wen W, Hall KA, Lyytikäinen LP, O'Connell J, Eiriksdottir G, Launer LJ, de Vries PS, Arking DE, Chen H, Boerwinkle E, Krieger JE, Schreiner PJ, Sidney S, Shikany JM, Rice K, Chen YI, Gharib SA, Bis JC, Luik AI, Ikram MA, Uitterlinden AG, Amin N, Xu H, Levy D, He J, Lohman KK, Zonderman AB, Rice TK, Sims M, Wilson G, Sofer T, Rich SS, Palmas W, Yao J, Guo X, Rotter JI, Biermasz NR, Mook-Kanamori DO, Martin LW, Barac A, Wallace RB, Gottlieb DJ, Komulainen P, Heikkinen S, Mägi R, Milani L, Metspalu A, Starr JM, Milaneschi Y, Waken RJ, Gao C, Waldenberger M, Peters A, Strauch K, Meitinger T, Roenneberg T, Völker U, Dörr M, Shu XO, Mukherjee S, Hillman DR, Kähönen M, Wagenknecht LE, Gieger C, Grabe HJ, Zheng W, Palmer LJ, Lehtimäki T, Gudnason V, Morrison AC, Pereira AC, Fornage M, Psaty BM, van Duijn CM, Liu CT, Kelly TN, Evans MK, Bouchard C, Fox ER, Kooperberg C, Zhu X, Lakka TA, Esko T, North KE, Deary IJ, Snieder H, Penninx BWJH, Gauderman WJ, Rao DC, Redline S, van Heemst D. Multi-ancestry genome-wide gene-sleep interactions identify novel loci for blood pressure. Mol Psychiatry. 2021 Apr 15. PMID: 33859359
     
  8. Graff M, Justice AE, Young KL, Marouli E, Zhang X, Fine RS, Lim E, Buchanan V, Rand K, Feitosa MF, Wojczynski MK, Yanek LR, Shao Y, Rohde R, Adeyemo AA, Aldrich MC, Allison MA, Ambrosone CB, Ambs S, Amos C, Arnett DK, Atwood L, Bandera EV, Bartz T, Becker DM, Berndt SI, Bernstein L, Bielak LF, Blot WJ, Bottinger EP, Bowden DW, Bradfield JP, Brody JA, Broeckel U, Burke G, Cade BE, Cai Q, Caporaso N, Carlson C, Carpten J, Casey G, Chanock SJ, Chen G, Chen M, Chen YI, Chen WM, Chesi A, Chiang CWK, Chu L, Coetzee GA, Conti DV, Cooper RS, Cushman M, Demerath E, Deming SL, Dimitrov L, Ding J, Diver WR, Duan Q, Evans MK, Falusi AG, Faul JD, Fornage M, Fox C, Freedman BI, Garcia M, Gillanders EM, Goodman P, Gottesman O, Grant SFA, Guo X, Hakonarson H, Haritunians T, Harris TB, Harris CC, Henderson BE, Hennis A, Hernandez DG, Hirschhorn JN, McNeill LH, Howard TD, Howard B, Hsing AW, Hsu YH, Hu JJ, Huff CD, Huo D, Ingles SA, Irvin MR, John EM, Johnson KC, Jordan JM, Kabagambe EK, Kang SJ, Kardia SL, Keating BJ, Kittles RA, Klein EA, Kolb S, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Kuller L, Kutlar A, Lange L, Langefeld CD, Le Marchand L, Leonard H, Lettre G, Levin AM, Li Y, Li J, Liu Y, Liu Y, Liu S, Lohman K, Lotay V, Lu Y, Maixner W, Manson JE, McKnight B, Meng Y, Monda KL, Monroe K, Moore JH, Mosley TH, Mudgal P, Murphy AB, Nadukuru R, Nalls MA, Nathanson KL, Nayak U, N'Diaye A, Nemesure B, Neslund-Dudas C, Neuhouser ML, Nyante S, Ochs-Balcom H, Ogundiran TO, Ogunniyi A, Ojengbede O, Okut H, Olopade OI, Olshan A, Padhukasahasram B, Palmer J, Palmer CD, Palmer ND, Papanicolaou G, Patel SR, Pettaway CA, Peyser PA, Press MF, Rao DC, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Redline S, Reiner AP, Rhie SK, Rodriguez-Gil JL, Rotimi CN, Rotter JI, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Rybicki BA, Salako B, Sale MM, Sanderson M, Schadt E, Schreiner PJ, Schurmann C, Schwartz AG, Shriner DA, Signorello LB, Singleton AB, Siscovick DS, Smith JA, Smith S, Speliotes E, Spitz M, Stanford JL, Stevens VL, Stram A, Strom SS, Sucheston L, Sun YV, Tajuddin SM, Taylor H, Taylor K, Tayo BO, Thun MJ, Tucker MA, Vaidya D, Van Den Berg DJ, Vedantam S, Vitolins M, Wang Z, Ware EB, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Weir DR, Wiencke JK, Williams SM, Williams LK, Wilson JG, Witte JS, Wrensch M, Wu X, Yao J, Zakai N, Zanetti K, Zemel BS, Zhao W, Zhao JH, Zheng W, Zhi D, Zhou J, Zhu X, Ziegler RG, Zmuda J, Zonderman AB, Psaty BM, Borecki IB, Cupples LA, Liu CT, Haiman CA, Loos R, Ng MCY, North KE. Discovery and fine-mapping of height loci via high-density imputation of GWASs in individuals of African ancestry. Am J Hum Genet. 2021 04 01; 108(4):564-582.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33713608; PMCID: PMC8059339; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2021.02.011;
     
  9. Lent S, Cardenas A, Rifas-Shiman SL, Perron P, Bouchard L, Liu CT, Hivert MF, Dupuis J. Detecting differentially methylated regions with multiple distinct associations. Epigenomics. 2021 Mar; 13(6):451-464.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33641349; PMCID: PMC8023344; DOI: 10.2217/epi-2020-0344;
     
  10. Lee YH, Chang YC, Ang TFA, Chiang T, Shelley M, Liu CT. Associations of staple food consumption and types of cooking oil with waist circumference and body mass index in older Chinese men and women: a panel analysis. Int Health. 2021 02 24; 13(2):178-187.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33045038; PMCID: PMC7902270; DOI: 10.1093/inthealth/ihaa074;
     
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Bar chart showing 148 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 25 publications in 2018

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20154
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201713
201825
201921
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statistical genetics, genomics, biostatistics, bioinformatics, obesity, diabetes, musculoskeletal disorders

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