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Twin studies have disentangled the common genes in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and migraine

A recent study of monozygotic twins revealed certain genes and pathways that overlap between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and migraine, […]

Round-up: COVID-19 June 2021 (Part Two)

We have summarised all of the most recent news and research surrounding the novel coronavirus and put it here in […]

White matter microstructure in the brain is influenced by genetic variants

Recently, a genome-wide association study has identified genetic variants that influence white matter microstructure in the brain. White matter was […]

A cellular culprit for type 1 diabetes

By harnessing various genetic tools, researchers have identified a predictive causal role for specific cell types in type 1 diabetes. […]

Applying Personalized Genomics to Ash Trees

At Front Line Genomics we spend a lot of time helping our audience understand and investigate the impact of genomics […]

Genetic variants impact immune cell function

Researchers have harnessed the power of genome-wide sequencing and functional profiling of immune cells to understand how genetic variants can […]

Brain PWAS points to new depression treatments

Researchers have undertaken a brain proteome-wide association study (PWAS), identifying novel proteins that may be targets for new depression treatments. […]

Genetics linked to higher rates of chronic pain in women

A recent study has found that women may be at greater risk of experiencing chronic pain because of the genetic […]

New genetic loci for eye colour identified

An international team of researchers led by King’s College London and Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam have discovered 50 new […]

Phenotype prediction accuracy limited by negative selection

Using population genetic models, researchers show that negative selection on complex traits limits phenotype prediction accuracy between populations. Phenotype prediction […]