Personal profile

Dr. Peterson collaborates with a variety of clinical and experimental research groups.  Areas of focus include cancer, space radiation effects, cardiovascular disease, genomics and transcriptomics.  He also holds adjunct appointments in the Dept. of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Texas, and Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine.

Research interests

Dr. Peterson’s research focuses on host and risk factor identification for various diseases, data analytic design for molecular and genomic experiments, clinical trials, and longitudinal study design and analysis.

Keywords

    Free-text keywords

  • Probability, Data modeling, Monte Carlo uncertainty analysis

    Research Area Keywords

  • Cancer
  • Heart & Vascular
  • Systems Medicine & Bioinformatics

External positions

Faculty, Baylor College of Medicine

Jun 1 1995Oct 26 2006

Research, Johnson Space Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Jun 1 1986May 31 1995

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Radiation
Concept: Radiation
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Microarrays
Concept: Microarrays
Weight: 84%
Domain: Engineering & Materials Science
Genes
Concept: Genes
Weight: 79%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms
Concept: Neoplasms
Weight: 79%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Gene expression
Concept: Gene expression
Weight: 73%
Domain: Engineering & Materials Science
Covariance matrix
Concept: Covariance matrix
Weight: 71%
Domain: Engineering & Materials Science
extraterrestrial radiation
Concept: extraterrestrial radiation
Weight: 68%
Domain: Physics & Astronomy
Semantic group: Aerospace Sciences
Gene Expression
Concept: Gene Expression
Weight: 63%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Astronauts
Concept: Astronauts
Weight: 62%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Prostatic Neoplasms
Concept: Prostatic Neoplasms
Weight: 62%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Leif E. Peterson is tagged with the concept

Journals

Radiation Research

ISSNs: 0033-7587

Radiation Research Society

Journal

7

Journal of the American College of Cardiology

ISSNs: 0735-1097

Elsevier

Journal

4

Genetic Epidemiology

ISSNs: 0741-0395

Wiley

Journal

3

Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)

ISSNs: 0302-9743

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1611-3349

Springer Verlag

Journal

2

Genome Biology

ISSNs: 1474-7596, 1465-6914

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1474-760X

BioMed Central

Journal

2
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Leif E. Peterson

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Houston Methodist Hospital

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

22

DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Organizational unit: Centers of Excellence

10

Department of Cardiology

Organizational unit: Departments

10

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences

Organizational unit: Departments

7

Department of Pathology & Genomic Medicine

Organizational unit: Departments

5
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Leif E. Peterson

Shared Pub. External Organizations

Baylor College of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

31

Lawrence Livermore Natl. Laboratory

External organization: Unknown

9

NASA Johnson Space Center

External organization: Unknown

7

Weill Medical College of Cornell University

External organization: Unknown

7

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

External organization: Unknown

6
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Leif E. Peterson

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Leif E. Peterson

Shared Pub. External co-authors

M. A. Coleman

External person

10

Francis A. Cucinotta

External person

6

Michael M. Ittmann

External person

6

Christopher I. Amos

External person

5

A. J. Wyrobek

External person

4
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Leif E. Peterson

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