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.

2017 2017 BU Emerging Health Care Leaders Program
2016 Boston University School of Public Health: Excellence in Teaching Award (BS723)
2011 Boston University School of Public Health: Excellence in Teaching Award (BS723)
2011-2013 Framingham CHARGE Award Committee: Junior Investigator Travel Award
2008-2009 Travel Award
2005 UCLA Statistics Department: Teaching Assistant of the Year
2004 UCLA Statistics Department: Finalist for Teaching Assistant of the Year
2002-2005 UCLA Statistics Department: Non-resident tuition Fellowship
2001 UCLA Statistics Department: University Fellowship
1999 the Army of ROC, Taiwan: Outstanding Leading Award
1996 China Budget, Accounting, and Statistics Association: BAS Scholarship


IDENTIFYING OSTEOPOROSIS GENES BY WHOLE GENOME SEQUENCING AND FUNCTIONAL VALIDATION IN ZEBRA FISH
09/01/2017 - 07/31/2022 (PI)
Hebrew SeniorLife NIH NIAMS
1R01AR072199-01

RISK FACTORS FOR AGE-RELATED BONE LOSS
06/01/2016 - 05/31/2020 (PI)
Hebrew SeniorLife NIH NIAMS
5R01AR041398-23

RARE VARIANTS AND NHLBI TRAITS IN DEEPLY PHENOTYPED COHORTS
04/01/2017 - 03/31/2019 (PI)
University of Washington NIH NHLBI
5R01HL120393-04

A MULTI-ETHNIC STUDY OF GENE-LIFESTYLE INTERACTIONS IN CARDIOVASCULAR TRAITS
01/01/2017 - 12/31/2018 (PI)
The Washington University NIH NHLBI
5R01HL118305-04

GENETIC ARCHITECTURE OF ADIPOSITY IN MULTIPLE LARGE COHORTS
09/19/2014 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
The Washington University NIH NIDDK
5R01DK089256-07

BONE MICROARCHITECTURE: THE FRAMINGHAM OSTEOPOROSIS STUDY - SUPPLEMENT
07/29/2014 - 04/30/2018 (PI)
Hebrew SeniorLife NIH NIAMS
R01AR061445

RARE VARIANTS AND NHLBI TRAITS IN DEEPLY PHENOTYPED COHORTS
04/01/2016 - 03/31/2017 (PI)
University of Washington NIH NHLBI
5R01HL120393-03

A MULTI-ETHNIC STUDY OF GENE-LIFESTYLE INTERACTIONS IN CARDIOVASCULAR TRAITS
01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016 (PI)
The Washington University NIH NHLBI
5R01HL118305-03




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  1. Simon TG, Deng X, Liu CT, Chung RT, Long MT. The Immunity-related GTPase M rs13361189 variant does not increase the risk for prevalent or incident steatosis; results from the Framingham Heart Study. Liver Int. 2018 Dec 29.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30597691.
     
  2. Manousaki D, Dudding T, Haworth S, Hsu YH, Liu CT, Medina-Gómez C, Voortman T, van der Velde N, Melhus H, Robinson-Cohen C, Cousminer DL, Nethander M, Vandenput L, Noordam R, Forgetta V, Greenwood CMT, Biggs ML, Psaty BM, Rotter JI, Zemel BS, Mitchell JA, Taylor B, Lorentzon M, Karlsson M, Jaddoe VVW, Tiemeier H, Campos-Obando N, Franco OH, Utterlinden AG, Broer L, van Schoor NM, Ham AC, Ikram MA, Karasik D, de Mutsert R, Rosendaal FR, den Heijer M, Wang TJ, Lind L, Orwoll ES, Mook-Kanamori DO, Michaëlsson K, Kestenbaum B, Ohlsson C, Mellström D, de Groot LCPGM, Grant SFA, Kiel DP, Zillikens MC, Rivadeneira F, Sawcer S, Timpson NJ, Richards JB. Low-Frequency Synonymous Coding Variation in CYP2R1 Has Large Effects on Vitamin D Levels and Risk of Multiple Sclerosis. Am J Hum Genet. 2018 Dec 06; 103(6):1053. PMID: 30526863.
     
  3. Samelson EJ, Broe KE, Xu H, Yang L, Boyd S, Biver E, Szulc P, Adachi J, Amin S, Atkinson E, Berger C, Burt L, Chapurlat R, Chevalley T, Ferrari S, Goltzman D, Hanley DA, Hannan MT, Khosla S, Liu CT, Lorentzon M, Mellstrom D, Merle B, Nethander M, Rizzoli R, Sornay-Rendu E, Van Rietbergen B, Sundh D, Wong AKO, Ohlsson C, Demissie S, Kiel DP, Bouxsein ML. Cortical and trabecular bone microarchitecture as an independent predictor of incident fracture risk in older women and men in the Bone Microarchitecture International Consortium (BoMIC): a prospective study. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2019 Jan; 7(1):34-43.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30503163.
     
  4. Mahajan A, Taliun D, Thurner M, Robertson NR, Torres JM, Rayner NW, Payne AJ, Steinthorsdottir V, Scott RA, Grarup N, Cook JP, Schmidt EM, Wuttke M, Sarnowski C, Mägi R, Nano J, Gieger C, Trompet S, Lecoeur C, Preuss MH, Prins BP, Guo X, Bielak LF, Below JE, Bowden DW, Chambers JC, Kim YJ, Ng MCY, Petty LE, Sim X, Zhang W, Bennett AJ, Bork-Jensen J, Brummett CM, Canouil M, Ec Kardt KU, Fischer K, Kardia SLR, Kronenberg F, Läll K, Liu CT, Locke AE, Luan J, Ntalla I, Nylander V, Schönherr S, Schurmann C, Yengo L, Bottinger EP, Brandslund I, Christensen C, Dedoussis G, Florez JC, Ford I, Franco OH, Frayling TM, Giedraitis V, Hackinger S, Hattersley AT, Herder C, Ikram MA, Ingelsson M, Jørgensen ME, Jørgensen T, Kriebel J, Kuusisto J, Ligthart S, Lindgren CM, Linneberg A, Lyssenko V, Mamakou V, Meitinger T, Mohlke KL, Morris AD, Nadkarni G, Pankow JS, Peters A, Sattar N, Stancáková A, Strauch K, Taylor KD, Thorand B, Thorleifsson G, Thorsteinsdottir U, Tuomilehto J, Witte DR, Dupuis J, Peyser PA, Zeggini E, Loos RJF, Froguel P, Ingelsson E, Lind L, Groop L, Laakso M, Collins FS, Jukema JW, Palmer CNA, Grallert H, Metspalu A, Dehghan A, Köttgen A, Abecasis GR, Meigs JB, Rotter JI, Marchini J, Pedersen O, Hansen T, Langenberg C, Wareham NJ, Stefansson K, Gloyn AL, Morris AP, Boehnke M, McCarthy MI. Fine-mapping type 2 diabetes loci to single-variant resolution using high-density imputation and islet-specific epigenome maps. Nat Genet. 2018 Nov; 50(11):1505-1513.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30297969.
     
  5. Wang L, Perez J, Heard-Costa N, Chu AY, Joehanes R, Munson PJ, Levy D, Fox CS, Cupples LA, Liu CT. Integrating genetic, transcriptional, and biological information provides insights into obesity. Int J Obes (Lond). 2018 Sep 19.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30232418.
     
  6. Deng X, Wang B, Fisher V, Peloso G, Cupples A, Liu CT. Genome-wide association study for multiple phenotype analysis. BMC Proc. 2018; 12(Suppl 9):55.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30263053.
     
  7. Lim E, Xu H, Wu P, Posner D, Wu J, Peloso GM, Pitsillides AN, DeStefano AL, Adrienne Cupples L, Liu CT. Network analysis of drug effect on triglyceride-associated DNA methylation. BMC Proc. 2018; 12(Suppl 9):27.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30275881.
     
  8. Fisher VA, Wang L, Deng X, Sarnowski C, Cupples LA, Liu CT. Do changes in DNA methylation mediate or interact with SNP variation? A pharmacoepigenetic analysis. BMC Genet. 2018 Sep 17; 19(Suppl 1):70.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30255765.
     
  9. Prins BP, Mead TJ, Brody JA, Sveinbjornsson G, Ntalla I, Bihlmeyer NA, van den Berg M, Bork-Jensen J, Cappellani S, Van Duijvenboden S, Klena NT, Gabriel GC, Liu X, Gulec C, Grarup N, Haessler J, Hall LM, Iorio A, Isaacs A, Li-Gao R, Lin H, Liu CT, Lyytikäinen LP, Marten J, Mei H, Müller-Nurasyid M, Orini M, Padmanabhan S, Radmanesh F, Ramirez J, Robino A, Schwartz M, van Setten J, Smith AV, Verweij N, Warren HR, Weiss S, Alonso A, Arnar DO, Bots ML, de Boer RA, Dominiczak AF, Eijgelsheim M, Ellinor PT, Guo X, Felix SB, Harris TB, Hayward C, Heckbert SR, Huang PL, Jukema JW, Kähönen M, Kors JA, Lambiase PD, Launer LJ, Li M, Linneberg A, Nelson CP, Pedersen O, Perez M, Peters A, Polasek O, Psaty BM, Raitakari OT, Rice KM, Rotter JI, Sinner MF, Soliman EZ, Spector TD, Strauch K, Thorsteinsdottir U, Tinker A, Trompet S, Uitterlinden A, Vaartjes I, van der Meer P, Völker U, Völzke H, Waldenberger M, Wilson JG, Xie Z, Asselbergs FW, Dörr M, van Duijn CM, Gasparini P, Gudbjartsson DF, Gudnason V, Hansen T, Kääb S, Kanters JK, Kooperberg C, Lehtimäki T, Lin HJ, Lubitz SA, Mook-Kanamori DO, Conti FJ, Newton-Cheh CH, Rosand J, Rudan I, Samani NJ, Sinagra G, Smith BH, Holm H, Stricker BH, Ulivi S, Sotoodehnia N, Apte SS, van der Harst P, Stefansson K, Munroe PB, Arking DE, Lo CW, Jamshidi Y. Exome-chip meta-analysis identifies novel loci associated with cardiac conduction, including ADAMTS6. Genome Biol. 2018 07 17; 19(1):87.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30012220.
     
  10. Zhang X, Cupples LA, Liu CT. A fine-mapping study of central obesity loci incorporating functional annotation and imputation. Eur J Hum Genet. 2018 Sep; 26(9):1369-1377.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29967334.
     
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statistical genetics, genomics, biostatistics, bioinformatics, obesity, diabetes, musculoskeletal disorders

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