Medical genetics in China


Min Wu first examined cell genetics, initiating research into human cell genetics and cancer genetics. Guanyun Wu’s group provided the first DNA diagnosis and prenatal testing for patients with Mendelian disorders. Dongxin Lin at the Cancer Hospital have been researching the molecular genetics and molecular epidemiology of cancer. Dongfeng Gu has established the largest clinical genotype and phenotype databases for coronary artery disease, hypertension, and dyslipidemia.