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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX004189-01
Title: Large-scale transcriptome and epigenome association analysis across multiple traits
Principal Investigator:

Panagiotis Roussos

Location: Bronx, NY
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$329,049
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

PROJECT SUMMARY Precision Medicine refers to the customization of medical treatment to the individual characteristics of each patient. The Million Veteran Program (MVP) provides a unique opportunity to perform large-scale genome-wide association studies (GWAS) and further our understanding of Precision Medicine across multiple traits and diseases. While well powered GWAS have identified multiple risk variants, there has been limited conclusive findings on the genetic factors contributing to comp...



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