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Hilmar Lapp

  • Director of Informatics, Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB)
  • Duke University
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My publication profile on Mendeley is outdated and I am no longer maintaining it. Please visit my ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) profile at for a reasonably up-to-date publication list and bio.

Co-authors (395)

Publications (5)

  • Muscle logic: New knowledge resource for anatomy enables comprehensive searches of the literature on the feeding muscles of mammals

    • Druzinsky R
    • Balhoff J
    • Crompton A
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  • Phenoscape: Identifying candidate genes for evolutionary phenotypes

    • Edmunds R
    • Su B
    • Balhoff J
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  • Finding Our Way through Phenotypes

    • Deans A
    • Lewis S
    • Huala E
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  • The 2006 NESCent phyloinformatics hackathon: A field report

    • Lapp H
    • Bala S
    • Balhoff J
  • Erratum: Applications of a rat multiple tissue gene expression data set (Genome Research (2004) vol. 14 (742-749))

    • Walker J
    • Su A
    • Self D

Professional experience

Director of Informatics, Center for Genomic and Computational Biology (GCB)

Duke University

June 2014 - Present

Assistant Director for Informatics

National Evolutionary Synthesis Center

May 2006 - June 2015(9 years)

Bioinformatics Group Leader

Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation

September 2001 - April 2006(5 years)

Bioinformatics Research Associate and Lab Head, Computational Biology & Data Mining

Novartis Research Institute

May 1997 - July 2001(4 years)


Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF)

Education history

Dipl. Biology (M.Sc.)

Institute of Biology II, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg

October 1988 - January 1997(8 years)

Vordiplom (BS)

Department of Biology, Lüdwig-Maximilians University Munich

September 1985 - June 1987(2 years)