23andMe-Led Team Offers Program to Enroll Parkinson's Patients | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The personal genetics service firm 23andMe, the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, and the Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center announced yesterday that they are enrolling 10,000 people to be part of a new Parkinson's disease community. The effort is aimed at establishing the resources necessary for future genome-wide association studies and other research initiatives.

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