Exploring How Social Networks Affect Student Academic Performances and Health

submitted by: ucsd_idash

Presentation by Myoung Lah at the iDASH Internship Symposium

A Model of Genetic Variation in Human Social Network

submitted by: dougramsey
Social networks influence the evolution of cooperation and they exhibit strikingly systematic patterns across a wide range of human contexts. Both of these facts suggest that variation in the topological attributes of human social networks might have a genetic basis. While genetic variation accounts for a significant portion of the variation in many complex social behaviors, the heritability of egocentric social network attributes is unknown. Here we show that three of these attributes...