Welcome to the Conte Center for Computational Neuropsychiatric Genomics

Our mission is to apply integrated informatics and mathematical modeling to predict, characterize, and validate genetic and environmental factors underlying mental health and illness. 

We achieve this by combining the computational scrutiny and statistical power of large clinical, genetic, pharmacogenomic and environmental datasets ... read more


Recent News

March 13, 2014
Analysis of 100 million U.S. medical records reveals that autism and intellectual disability rates are correlated at the county level with incidence of genital... Read More
January 13, 2014
The Conte Center seeks highly qualified undergraduate students to investigate the the genetic and environmental underpinnings of mental health and illness.... Read More
December 5, 2013
DNA Day hosted by the Conte Center at The University of Chicago will include lectures, lab demonstrations and tours focused on molecular biology and DNA... Read More

Upcoming Events & Seminars

August 14, 2014
Conte REU Students
The University of Chicago, BSLC Rm 109
May 10, 2014 to May 13, 2014
16th Annual Genes, Brain & Behavior Meeting
Northwestern University, Chicago IL
May 9, 2014
Benjamin Neale, Ph.D., Jonathan Sebat, Ph.D., Laurie Weiss, Ph.D., Louis Ptacek, M.D.
The University of Chicago