Yang Cao, PhD

Associate Medical Director, Cytogenetics & Molecular Pathology Laboratory

Washington University in St. Louis (WU)

Dr. Cao is a clinical laboratory geneticist, dual board certified in ABMGG clinical cytogenetics and clinical molecular genetics. She is interested and experienced in human genetics and genomics, clinical genetic assay development, as well as clinical and translational research. Her research interest includes microdeletion syndromes, chromosomal abnormalities, neurodevelopmental disorders, and clinical curation of gene dosage sensitivity.