Robert Klein, MD

  • Degrees:
    MD: University of California, San Francisco, 1980
  • Residency:
    New York Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, 1983

  • Fellowship:
    Diabetes/Endocrinology/Metabolism, University of
    California, San Francisco, 1985

 

  • Biosketch:
    Dr. Klein received his medical degree in 1980 from the University of California-San Francisco. He completed his residency at New York Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center, and underwent his fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism at UCSF. Dr. Klein became board certified in Internal Medicine in 1983, and in Endocrinology in 1987.
  • Recent Publications:

    Grupe A, Germer S, Usuka J, Aud D, Belknap JK, Klein RF, Ahluwalia MK, Higuchi R, Peltz G. In silico mapping of complex disease-related trates in mice. Science 292:1915-1918, 2001.

    Klein RF, Carlos As, Vartanian KA, Chambers VK, Turner RJ, Phillips TJ, Belknap JK, Orwoll ES. Identification of chromosomal loci influencing peak bone mass in mice. J Bone Miner Res 16:1953-1961, 2001.

    Orwoll ES, Belknap JK, Klein RF. Gender specificity in the genetic determinants of peak bone mass. J Bone Miner Res 16:1962-1971, 2001.

    Klein RF. Genetic regulation of bone mineral density in mice. J Musculoskel Neuron Interact 2:232-236, 2002.

    Klein RF, Turner FJ, Skinner LD, Vartanian KA, Serang M, Carlos AS, Shea M, Belknap JK, Orwoll ES. Mapping quantitative trait loci that influence femoral cross-sectional area in mice. J Bone Miner Res 17:1752-1760, 2002.

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