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MD Anderson Cancer Center

  • New software tool identifies genetic mutations that influence disease risk
  • University of Utah

  • Powerful New Tool Combs Family Genomes to Identify Disease-Causing Variations
  • Landmark study is first to sequence genome of entire family
  • Jorde lab publishes two landmark studies in human genetics
  • Thumbing a ride with evolution: 'Hitchhiking' gene tied to Crohn's disease
  • New computational tool rapidly identifies disease-causing gene variations
  • Sequencing the genome of family of four reveals parents give kids fewer gene mutations than was thought