Abecasis is the oldest of 12 children in his family, born in Moura to José Manuel and Maria Teresa. He grew up in Portugal and Macao. After learning computer programming in a high school club, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Genetics from the University of Leeds in 1997, working with Mary Anne Shaw, and a D. Phil in human genetics from the University of Oxford in 2001, working with William Cookson and Lon Cardon.

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  • Abecasis is the oldest of 12 children in his family, born in Moura to José Manuel and Maria Teresa. He grew up in Portugal and Macao. After learning computer programming in a high school club, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Genetics from the University of Leeds in 1997, working with Mary Anne Shaw, and a D. Phil in human genetics from the University of Oxford in 2001, working with William Cookson and Lon Cardon. (en)
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  • 1976-05-08 (xsd:date)
  • 1976-5-8
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  • Gonçalo Rocha Abecasis (en)
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  • Abecasis giving a keynote speech at ISMB
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  • William Cookson
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  • Cristen Willer
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  • Methods for fine mapping complex traits in human pedigrees
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  • 2001 (xsd:integer)
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  • Biomedical researcher (en)
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  • Abecasis is the oldest of 12 children in his family, born in Moura to José Manuel and Maria Teresa. He grew up in Portugal and Macao. After learning computer programming in a high school club, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Genetics from the University of Leeds in 1997, working with Mary Anne Shaw, and a D. Phil in human genetics from the University of Oxford in 2001, working with William Cookson and Lon Cardon. (en)
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  • Gonçalo Abecasis (en)
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