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Dr. Peter OEFNER Associate Director at the Stanford Genome Technology Center Associate Professor, Institute of Analytical Chemistry and Radiochemistry

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 After graduation from University of Innsbruck Medical School, he joined the Department of Analytical Chemistry at the University of Linz. In 1993, he moved to Stanford University in California. Initially a Fulbright Scholar, he assumed in 1999 the position of Associate Director at the Stanford Genome Technology Center.
 Since 2000, he teaches at the University of Innsbruck, where he is affiliated with the Institute of Analytical Chemistry and Radiochemistry as an Associate Professor. He also serves on the Scientific Advisory Board of the Austrian Genome Initiative GENAU.

Publications

He has (co-)authored more than 150 papers and his current research interests encompass the development of new methodologies for the dissection of complex biological traits and biochemical pathways, the elucidation of gene function and the impact of selection on gene frequency, the detection of early-stage cancer, and human evolution and prehistoric migrations.