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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Dissecting cis regulation of gene expression in schizophrenia.
Principal Investigator:

Panagiotis Roussos

Location: Bronx, NY
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2018 - December 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $156,628
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


PROJECT SUMMARY  Our understanding of the genetics of schizophrenia is advancing at a rapid pace and an increasing number of  risk-­associated  polymorphisms  and  variants  have  been  discovered.  Because  the  majority  of  these  variants  reside  in  intergenic,  intronic  and  other  non-­coding  sequences,  a  precise  variant  or  target  gene  for  schizophrenia  has  not  been  identified.  Therefore,  a  major  challenge  lies  in  designing  testable  hypotheses  to  elucidate the po...

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