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How-to: perform a genome-wide association study (GWAS)

Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) are commonly used in the genomics world to identify variants associated with a trait or disease. […]

GWAS reveals risk loci for hypertension

Written by Lauren Robertson, Science Writer High blood pressure is the leading contributor to premature death worldwide. Detecting signs of […]

GWAS identifies new acne risk genes

A genome-wide association study (GWAS) of acne has identified 29 regions of the genome that influence the condition. Acne vulgaris […]

GWAS of bipolar disorder provides new insights

A new genome-wide association study (GWAS) of over 40,000 bipolar disorder cases has provided new insights into the underlying disease […]

Largest Middle East GWAS reveals clinically relevant variants

A recent GWAS analysis in the Middle Eastern Qatari population has identified genetic associations in 45 clinically relevant traits. GWAS […]

Largest ever GWAS of Alzheimer’s disease

The results from the largest GWAS of Alzheimer’s disease have been released as preprint in medRxiv. These findings have implicated […]

Genomics Week in Brief: Week Ending 7th June

Happy Monday everyone! We’re back with Week in Brief, your stop for the latest news from the genomics world. There […]

Proteogenomics in Drug Discovery: Appreciating the Big Picture

The use of genomics in drug discovery has been heralded as a revolutionary tool. With most drugs ultimately failing at […]

Genomics Week in Brief: Week Ending 8th March

What’s been going on in the genomics world this week? In Week in Brief, we summarise the latest developments. There […]

Diversity in Genomics: Assessing the Mosaic of Human Life

Despite our DNA only differing at around 0.1% of base pairs, human life is complex, unique and varied. Although this […]