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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Celiac Disease (Dubois, 2010)

WEEKLY UPDATE: February 15, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Multiple common variants for celiac disease influencing immune gene expression SUMMARY: Discovery of 13 new genomic regions associated

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

HIV Resistance (Samson, 1996)

WEEKLY UPDATE: February 15, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Resistance to HIV-1 infection in caucasian individuals bearing mutant alleles of the CCR-5 chemokine receptor gene SUMMARY: Identification

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Aplastic Anemia (Savage, 2020)

WEEKLY UPDATE: February 15, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide Association Study Identifies HLA-DPB1 as a Significant Risk Factor for Severe Aplastic Anemia SUMMARY: Identification of 2

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Telomere Length (Codd, 2013)

WEEKLY UPDATE: February 15, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Identification of seven loci affecting mean telomere length and their association with disease SUMMARY: Identification of 5 novel

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Podoconiosis (Ayele, 2012)

WEEKLY UPDATE: February 8, 2020 STUDY TITLE: HLA Class II Locus and Susceptibility to Podoconiosis SUMMARY: Identification of a genomic region associated with susceptibility to

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Dietary Habits (Matoba, 2020)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 31, 2020 STUDY TITLE: GWAS of 165,084 Japanese individuals identified nine loci associated with dietary habits SUMMARY: Identification of genetic regions associated

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Glaucoma (Craig, 2020)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 31, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Multitrait analysis of glaucoma identifies new risk loci and enables polygenic prediction of disease susceptibility and progression SUMMARY:

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Hemochromatosis (Benyamin, 2014)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 31, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Novel loci affecting iron homeostasis and their effects in individuals at risk for hemochromatosis SUMMARY: Identification of 6

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Kawasaki Disease (Onouchi, 2012)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 23, 2020 STUDY TITLE: A genome-wide association study identifies three new risk loci for Kawasaki disease SUMMARY: Identification of 3 genetic variants

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Facial Attractiveness (Hu, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 17, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study reveals sex-specific genetic architecture of facial attractiveness SUMMARY: Identification of 2 novel genetic variants that

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measuring tape
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Height (Wood, 2014)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 17, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study reveals sex-specific genetic architecture of facial attractiveness SUMMARY: Defining the role of common variation in

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Breast Cancer (Fachal, 2020)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 17, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association and Mendelian randomisation analysis provide insights into pathogenesis of heart failure SUMMARY: Identification of 206 genetic

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Heart Failure (Shah, 2020)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 17, 2020Genome-wide association and Mendelian randomisation analysis provide insights into pathogenesis of heart failure SUMMARY: Identification of 12 genetic variants associated with

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Knee Pain (Meng, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 10, 2020 STUDY TITTLE: Genome-wide association study of knee pain identifies associations with GDF5 and COL27A1 in UK Biobank SUMMARY: Identification of

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Blood Cancer (Lin, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 10, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Genetic risk of extranodal natural killer T-cell lymphoma: a genome-wide association study in multiple populations SUMMARY: Identification of

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pink piggy bank
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Genetics and Income (Hill, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: January 10, 2020 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide analysis identifies molecular systems and 149 genetic loci associated with income SUMMARY: Identification of 149 genetic variants

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Retinal Detachment (Boutin, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Insights into the genetic basis of retinal detachment SUMMARY: Identification of 11 genetic variants associated with retinal detachment.

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Nasal Polyps (Kristjansson, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: A loss-of-function variant in ALOX15 protects against nasal polyps and chronic rhinosinusitis SUMMARY: Identification of 10 genetic variants

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

H. pylori Infection (Mayerle, 2013)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Identification of Genetic Loci Associated With Helicobacter pylori Serologic Status SUMMARY: Discovery of 2 genetic regions associated with

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Resting Heart Rate (Eppinga, 2016)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 19, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Identification of genomic loci associated with resting heart rate and shared genetic predictors with all-cause mortality SUMMARY: Identification

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close up of human eye
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Optic Disc Size (Hun, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 19, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association analysis of 95,549 individuals identifies novel loci and genes influencing optic disc morphology SUMMARY: Identification of

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blood glucose monitor
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Type 2 diabetes (Cook, 2016)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 19, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Multi-ethnic genome-wide association study identifies novel locus for type 2 diabetes susceptibility SUMMARY: Identification of a novel genetic

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side view of woman with vitiligo
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Vitiligo (Jin, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 19, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association studies of autoimmune vitiligo identify 23 new risk loci and highlight key pathways and regulatory variants

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brain
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Prion Disease (Mead, 2009)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 12, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genetic risk factors for variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease: a genome-wide association study SUMMARY: Identification of a genetic variant that

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Coffee Consumption (Zhong, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 12, 2019 STUDY TITLE: A genome-wide association study of bitter and sweet beverage consumption SUMMARY: Identification of 15 genetic variants correlated to

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close up photo on baby
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Reproductive Behavior (Barban, 2016)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 5, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide analysis identifies 12 loci influencing human reproductive behavior SUMMARY: Discovery of 10 genetic variants associated with age

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Accelerated Aging (Gibson, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 5, 2019 STUDY TITLE: A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies of epigenetic age acceleration SUMMARY: Discovery of 10 genetic variants associated with

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brain
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Schizophrenia (Lam, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: December 12, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Comparative genetic architectures of schizophrenia in East Asian and European populations SUMMARY: Discovery of 53 novel schizophrenia-associated genetic

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brain
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Tremors (Müller, 2016)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 23, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study in essential tremor identifies three new loci SUMMARY: Identification of 3 genetic variants associated with

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lung diorama
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Healthy Lung Function (Shrine, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 23, 2019 STUDY TITLE: New genetic signals for lung function highlight pathways and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease associations across multiple ancestries SUMMARY:

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Bone Density (Kemp, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 23, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Identification of 153 new loci associated with heel bone mineral density and functional involvement of GPC6 in osteoporosis

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Parkinson’s Disease (Nalls, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 16, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Identification of novel risk loci, causal insights, and heritable risk for Parkinson’s disease: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association

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brain
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Total Brain Volume (Zhao, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 9, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association analysis of 19,629 individuals identifies variants influencing regional brain volumes and refines their genetic co-architecture with

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Well-Being (Baselmans, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 2, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Multivariate genome-wide analyses of the well-being spectrum SUMMARY: Novel method for multivariate traits identifies 304 genetic variants associated

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man blowing nose
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Allergic Rhinitis (Waage, 2018)

WEEKLY UPDATE: November 2, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association and HLA fine-mapping studies identify risk loci and genetic pathways underlying allergic rhinitis SUMMARY: Discovery of

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close up photo of human eye
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Glaucoma (MacGregor, 2018)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 24, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study of intraocular pressure uncovers new pathways to glaucoma SUMMARY: Identification of over 24 genetic variants

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model of the human brain
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Neuroticism (Luciano, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 24, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Association analysis in over 329,000 individuals identifies 116 independent variants influencing neuroticism SUMMARY: Identification of 116 genetic variants

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Angry face on sign neuroticism
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Neuroticism (Luciano, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 24, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Association analysis in over 329,000 individuals identifies 116 independent variants influencing neuroticism SUMMARY: Identification of 116 genetic variants

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Old male eye glaucoma
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Glaucoma (MacGregor, 2018)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 24, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study of intraocular pressure uncovers new pathways to glaucoma SUMMARY: Identification of over 24 genetic variants

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Skeleton ankle foot toes gout
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Gout (Tin, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 11, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Target genes, variants, tissues and transcriptional pathways influencing human serum urate levels SUMMARY: Identification of 147 novel genetic

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Multiple Sclerosis (IMSGC, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 6, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Multiple sclerosis genomic map implicates peripheral immune cells and microglia in susceptibility SUMMARY: Identification of 233 novel variants

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woman ear hearing
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Hearing Loss (Wells, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 6, 2019 STUDY TITLE: GWAS Identifies 44 Independent Associated Genomic Loci for Self-Reported Adult Hearing Difficulty in UK Biobank SUMMARY: Identification of

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Brain and nerve cell, psychosis
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Psychosis (Legge, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: October 6, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Association of Genetic Liability to Psychotic Experiences With Neuropsychotic Disorders and Traits SUMMARY: Identification of 4 genetic variants

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Nebula Genomics

Addiction (Food) (Cornelis, 2016)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: A genome-wide investigation of food addiction SUMMARY: Identification of 2 genetic loci correlated with the development of food

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citrus acid
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Gastroesophageal Reflux (An, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Gastroesophageal reflux GWAS identifies risk loci that also associate with subsequent severe esophageal diseases SUMMARY: Identification of 25

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Man lying on road, syncope
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Fainting (Hadji-Turdeghal, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study identifies locus at chromosome 2q32.1 associated with syncope and collapse SUMMARY: Genome-wide analysis reveals a

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Heart with vasculature,varicose veins
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Varicose Veins (Fukaya, 2018)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 26, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Clinical and Genetic Determinants of Varicose Veins SUMMARY: Identification of 30 novel genetic variants linked with the development

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solitary person
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Loneliness (Abdellaoui, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 20, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Phenome-wide investigation of health outcomes associated with genetic predisposition to loneliness SUMMARY: Detection of 19 genetic variants associated

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salt shaker
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Albuminuria (Teumer, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 20, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association meta-analyses and fine-mapping elucidate pathways influencing albuminuria SUMMARY: Genome-wide identification of 68 variants associated with albuminuria,

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fast food
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Body Mass Index (Couto Alves, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 20, 2019 STUDY TITLE: GWAS on longitudinal growth traits reveals different genetic factors influencing infant, child, and adult BMI SUMMARY: Identification of

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Hand with tape measure visceral adiposity
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Visceral Adiposity (Karlsson, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 20, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Contribution of genetics to visceral adiposity and its relation to cardiovascular and metabolic disease SUMMARY: Identification of over

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Handedness (Wiberg, 2009)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 12, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Handedness, language areas and neuropsychiatric diseases: insights from brain imaging and genetics SUMMARY: Identification of 4 novel genetic

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pregnancy
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Gestational Duration (Liu, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 12, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Variants in the fetal genome near pro-inflammatory cytokine genes on 2q13 associate with gestational duration SUMMARY: Identification of

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Old person hands, rheumatoid arthritis
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Rheumatoid Arthritis (Stahl, 2010)

WEEKLY UPDATE: September 6, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study meta-analysis identifies seven new rheumatoid arthritis risk variants SUMMARY: Identification of 7 novel genetic variants

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headache
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Migraine (Anttila, 2013)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 30, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies new susceptibility loci for migraine SUMMARY: Identification of genetic variants associated with migraines and synaptic

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Blood Pressure (Warren, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 30, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risks SUMMARY: Identification of

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Cardiomyopathy (Warren, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 30, 2019 STUDY TITLE: A genome-wide association study identifies 6p21 as novel risk locus for dilated cardiomyopathy SUMMARY: A genetic variant on

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Man in stomach pain ulcerative colitis
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Ulcerative Colitis (Anderson, 2011)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 30, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Meta-analysis identifies 29 additional ulcerative colitis risk loci, increasing the number of confirmed associations to 47 SUMMARY: Genetic

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age
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Longevity (Deelen, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 22, 2019 STUDY TITLE: A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies multiple longevity genes SUMMARY: Identification of multiple genetic variants associated with

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Daytime Sleepiness (Wang, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 22, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association analysis of self-reported daytime sleepiness identifies 42 loci that suggest biological subtypes SUMMARY: Identification of 42

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Blood syringes cholesterol levels
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Cholesterol Levels (Kathiresan, 2008)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 22, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Six new loci associated with blood low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol or triglycerides in humans SUMMARY: Identification

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Personality (Lo, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 16, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide analyses for personality traits identify six genomic loci and show correlations with psychiatric disorders SUMMARY: Identification of

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lung diorama
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Asthma (Johansson, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 9, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association analysis of 350,000 Caucasians from the UK Biobank identifies novel loci for asthma, hay fever and

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Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

Intelligence (Sniekers, 2017)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 9, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association meta-analysis of 78,308 individuals identifies new loci and genes influencing human intelligence SUMMARY: Newly identified genetic

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therapy couch, ptsd
Genome Wide Association Study
Nebula Genomics

PTSD (Gelernter, 2019)

WEEKLY UPDATE: August 9, 2019 STUDY TITLE: Genome-wide association study of post-traumatic stress disorder reexperiencing symptoms in >165,000 US veterans SUMMARY: This study identified eight

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