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Erik Ehli

Erik Ehli

Associate Professor


Phone: (605) 322-5735


Research Interests:

Genetics of complex disease Twin Genetics Cancer Genetics Pharmacogenetics


  • Ph D, Basic Biomedical Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2013
  • BS, Nursing, South Dakota State University, 2005
  • MS, Basic Biomedical Sciences, University of South Dakota, 2004
  • BS, Biology, Northern State University, 1998


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  • Brown-Rice, Kathleen, Scholl, Jamie L., Fercho, Kelene A., Pearson, Kami, Kallsen, Noah A., Davies, Gareth, Ehli, Erik, Olson, Seth, Schweinle, Amy, Baugh, Lee A., and Forster, Gina. Neural and psychological characteristics of college students with alcoholic parents differ depending on current alcohol use, 284-296. Vol. 81. PROGRESS IN NEURO-PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 2018. (DOI: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2017.09.010)
  • Hu, Yueshan, Ehli, Erik, Kittelsrud, J., Ronan, Patrick, Munger, K., Downey, T., Bohlen, K., Callahan, L., Munson, V., Jahnke, M., Marshall, L. L., Nelson, K., Huizenga, P., Hansen, R., Soundy, Timothy, and Davies, Gareth. Lipid-lowering effect of berberine in human subjects and rats, 861-7. Vol. 19, Iss. 10. Phytomedicine, 2012. (DOI: 10.1016/j.phymed.2012.05.009)
  • Paulsen, Riley T., Agany, Diing D., Petersen, Jason, Davis, Christel M., Ehli, Erik, Gnimpieba, Etienne, and Burrell, Brian. The Draft Reference Genome for Hirudo verbana, the Medicinal Leech. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. (DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.08.416024)