Thesis title: Exploring Trait Architecture of Human Complex Traits Related to Anthropometrics and Cardio-Metabolism in Generation Scotland
Charley Xia is a PhD student at the MRC Human Genetics Unit. Charley studied Biological Sciences in Fudan University of Shanghai and undertook his MSc in Quantitative Genetics in University of Edinburgh. He was awarded Sir Kenneth Mather Memorial Prize and Douglas Falconer Prize for his work in MSc. In 2014, he was offered Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship and joined Chris Haley’s group as a PhD student, where he started his research into exploring human complex trait architecture.
2012 BSc. in Biological Sciences. Fudan University, Shanghai, China
2013 MSc. in Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK