Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Molly Hall

Molly Hall

Assistant Professor, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
  • Genes
  • Genomics
  • Genome-Wide Association Study
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Precision Medicine
  • Cataract
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Phenotype
  • Gene-Environment Interaction
  • Datasets
  • Lipids

Recent Publications


Lucas, AM, Palmiero, NE, McGuigan, J, Passero, K, Zhou, J, Orie, D, Ritchie, MD & Hall, MA 2019, 'CLARITE Facilitates the Quality Control and Analysis Process for EWAS of Metabolic-Related Traits', Frontiers in Genetics, vol. 10, 1240.


Hall, MA, Cole, BS & Moore, JH 2018, Gene-gene interactions: An essential component to modeling complexity for precision medicine. in Encyclopedia of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology: ABC of Bioinformatics. vol. 1-3, Elsevier, pp. 171-177.
Manduchi, E, Chesi, A, Hall, MA, Grant, SFA & Moore, JH 2018, 'Leveraging putative enhancer-promoter interactions to investigate two-way epistasis in Type 2 Diabetes GWAS', Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing, vol. 0, no. 212669, pp. 548-558.


Cole, BS, Hall, MA, Urbanowicz, RJ, Gilbert-Diamond, D & Moore, JH 2017, 'Analysis of Gene-Gene Interactions', Current protocols in human genetics, vol. 95, no. 1, pp. 1.14.1-1.14.10.
Holzinger, ER, Verma, SS, Moore, CB, Hall, M, De, R, Gilbert-Diamond, D, Lanktree, MB, Pankratz, N, Amuzu, A, Burt, A, Dale, C, Dudek, S, Furlong, CE, Gaunt, TR, Kim, DS, Riess, H, Sivapalaratnam, S, Tragante, V, Van Iperen, EPA, Brautbar, A, Carrell, DS, Crosslin, DR, Jarvik, GP, Kuivaniemi, H, Kullo, IJ, Larson, EB, Rasmussen-Torvik, LJ, Tromp, G, Baumert, J, Cruickshanks, KJ, Farrall, M, Hingorani, AD, Hovingh, GK, Kleber, ME, Klein, BE, Klein, R, Koenig, W, Lange, LA, MOrz, W, North, KE, Charlotte Onland-Moret, N, Reiner, AP, Talmud, PJ, Van Der Schouw, YT, Wilson, JG, Kivimaki, M, Kumari, M, Moore, JH, Drenos, F, Asselbergs, FW, Keating, BJ & Ritchie, MD 2017, 'Discovery and replication of SNP-SNP interactions for quantitative lipid traits in over 60,000 individuals', BioData Mining, vol. 10, no. 1, 25.
Manrai, AK, Cui, Y, Bushel, PR, Hall, M, Karakitsios, S, Mattingly, CJ, Ritchie, M, Schmitt, C, Sarigiannis, DA, Thomas, DC, Wishart, D, Balshaw, DM & Patel, CJ 2017, 'Informatics and Data Analytics to Support Exposome-Based Discovery for Public Health', Annual Review of Public Health, vol. 38, pp. 279-294.
Hall, MA, Wallace, J, Lucas, A, Kim, D, Basile, AO, Verma, SS, McCarty, CA, Brilliant, MH, Peissig, PL, Kitchner, TE, Verma, A, Pendergrass, SA, Dudek, SM, Moore, JH & Ritchie, MD 2017, 'PLATO software provides analytic framework for investigating complexity beyond genome-wide association studies', Nature communications, vol. 8, no. 1, 1167.
Kim, D, Volk, H, Girirajan, S, Pendergrass, S, Hall, MA, Verma, SS, Schmidt, RJ, Hansen, RL, Ghosh, D, Ludena-Rodriguez, Y, Kim, K, Ritchie, MD, Hertz-Picciotto, I & Selleck, SB 2017, 'The joint effect of air pollution exposure and copy number variation on risk for autism', Autism Research, vol. 10, no. 9, pp. 1470-1480.


Hall, MA, Moore, JH & Ritchie, MD 2016, 'Embracing Complex Associations in Common Traits: Critical Considerations for Precision Medicine', Trends in Genetics, vol. 32, no. 8, pp. 470-484.
eMERGE Network & NEIGHBOR Consortium 2016, 'Epistatic Gene-Based Interaction Analyses for Glaucoma in eMERGE and NEIGHBOR Consortium', PLoS genetics, vol. 12, no. 9, e1006186.
Li, R, Dudek, SM, Kim, D, Hall, MA, Bradford, Y, Peissig, PL, Brilliant, MH, Linneman, JG, McCarty, CA, Bao, L & Ritchie, MD 2016, 'Identification of genetic interaction networks via an evolutionary algorithm evolved Bayesian network', BioData Mining, vol. 9, no. 1, 18.
De, R, Verma, SS, Holzinger, E, Hall, M, Burt, A, Carrell, DS, Crosslin, DR, Jarvik, GP, Kuivaniemi, H, Kullo, IJ, Lange, LA, Lanktree, MB, Larson, EB, North, KE, Reiner, AP, Tragante, V, Tromp, G, Wilson, JG, Asselbergs, FW, Drenos, F, Moore, JH, Ritchie, MD, Keating, B & Gilbert-Diamond, D 2017, 'Identifying gene–gene interactions that are highly associated with four quantitative lipid traits across multiple cohorts', Human genetics, vol. 136, no. 2, pp. 165-178.

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