Large-scale transcriptome and epigenome association analysis across multiple traits
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
October 2018 -
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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...