Brian Yandell

Professor & Interim Director, AFI Data Science Institute




Preferred Pronouns

Personal Academic Website

Research/Topics of Interest

Pathogens/Diseases of Main Interest/Expertise

Countries of Work/Collaboration



Xie R, Wang X, Wang Y, Ye M, Zhao Y, Yandell BS, Gong S. (2022). pH-Responsive Polymer Nanoparticles for Efficient Delivery of Cas9 Ribonucleoprotein With or Without Donor DNA. Advanced materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.)

Kruijer W, Behrouzi P, Bustos-Korts D, Rodríguez-Álvarez MX, Mahmoudi SM, Yandell B, Wit E, van Eeuwijk FA. (2020). Reconstruction of Networks with Direct and Indirect Genetic Effects. Genetics, 214(4)

Gao S, Rao J, Kang Y, Liang Y, Kruse J, Dopfer D, Sethi AK, Mandujano Reyes JF, Yandell BS, Patz JA. (2020). Association of Mobile Phone Location Data Indications of Travel and Stay-at-Home Mandates With COVID-19 Infection Rates in the US. JAMA network open, 3(9)

Keller MP, Rabaglia ME, Schueler KL, Stapleton DS, Gatti DM, Vincent M, Mitok KA, Wang Z, Ishimura T, Simonett SP, Emfinger CH, Das R, Beck T, Kendziorski C, Broman KW, Yandell BS, Churchill GA, Attie AD. (2019). Gene loci associated with insulin secretion in islets from non-diabetic mice. The Journal of clinical investigation, 129(10)

Boehm F, Yandell B, Broman KW. (2019). qtl2pleio: Testing pleiotropy vs. separate QTL in multiparental populations. Journal of open source software, 4(38)

Boehm FJ, Chesler EJ, Yandell BS, Broman KW. (2019). Testing Pleiotropy vs. Separate QTL in Multiparental Populations. G3 (Bethesda, Md.), 9(7)

Kemis JH, Linke V, Barrett KL, Boehm FJ, Traeger LL, Keller MP, Rabaglia ME, Schueler KL, Stapleton DS, Gatti DM, Churchill GA, Amador-Noguez D, Russell JD, Yandell BS, Broman KW, Coon JJ, Attie AD, Rey FE. (2019). Genetic determinants of gut microbiota composition and bile acid profiles in mice. PLoS genetics, 15(8)

Broman KW, Gatti DM, Simecek P, Furlotte NA, Prins P, Sen Ś, Yandell BS, Churchill GA. (2019). R/qtl2: Software for Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci with High-Dimensional Data and Multiparent Populations. Genetics, 211(2)

Keller MP, Gatti DM, Schueler KL, Rabaglia ME, Stapleton DS, Simecek P, Vincent M, Allen S, Broman AT, Bacher R, Kendziorski C, Broman KW, Yandell BS, Churchill GA, Attie AD. (2018). Genetic Drivers of Pancreatic Islet Function. Genetics, 209(1)

Kreznar JH, Keller MP, Traeger LL, Rabaglia ME, Schueler KL, Stapleton DS, Zhao W, Vivas EI, Yandell BS, Broman AT, Hagenbuch B, Attie AD, Rey FE. (2017). Host Genotype and Gut Microbiome Modulate Insulin Secretion and Diet-Induced Metabolic Phenotypes. Cell reports, 18(7)

Turner SD, Maurizio PL, Valdar W, Yandell BS, Simon PW. (2018). L.) Using a Diallel Mating Design. G3 (Bethesda, Md.), 8(2)

Calderón CI, Yandell BS, Doebley JF. (2016). Fine Mapping of a QTL Associated with Kernel Row Number on Chromosome 1 of Maize. PloS one, 11(3)

Yandell BS, Mehta T, Banerjee S, Shriner D, Venkataraman R, Moon JY, Neely WW, Wu H, von Smith R, Yi N. (2007). R/qtlbim: QTL with Bayesian Interval Mapping in experimental crosses. Bioinformatics (Oxford, England), 23(5)

If you’d like to update your profile, please email modifications to

This profile will be completed as soon as the Coordination Center receives more information from this member.
This site is registered on as a development site.