Latest Genome-wide association study Stories
-- CHOP Experts: In Eosinophilic Esophagitis, New Targets Emerge for Potential Treatments -- PHILADELPHIA, Nov.
Genetic mutations are thought to drive many autoimmune diseases in humans and a large international team of researchers has just identified 21 genetic variants that directly connect to different autoimmune diseases.
Subtle changes in our DNA could help explain why some people are taller than others, the international team of researchers behind the largest genome-wide association study ever conducted report in the October 5 edition of the journal Nature Genetics.
International collaboration, largest to date, doubles the count to over 400 CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct.
A large DNA analysis of people with and without pancreatic cancer has identified several new genetic markers that signal increased risk of developing the highly lethal disease.
Genes, pathways identified could inform new approaches to treatment CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a multinational, collaborative effort, researchers from
--CHOP Study: Patients with Specific Gene Variants May Require Higher Doses of Pain-Control Drugs-- PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the first genome-wide
A study of 338 patients with coronary artery disease has identified a gene expression profile associated with an elevated risk of cardiovascular death.
The power of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) to detect genetic influences on human disease can be substantially increased using a statistical testing framework.
Seven new genetic regions associated with type 2 diabetes have been identified in the largest study to date of the genetic basis of the disease.
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