The major research interests of the faculty members in the Department include:

  • Hereditary cancer syndromes
  • Trinucleotide repeat disorders
  • Ethical and educational issues in genetics
  • Epigenetics
  • Gene Therapy
  • Genetics of the Acadians
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Cytogenetics
  • Cancer Genetics
  • Transcriptional Regulation
  • Endocrine tumor syndromes