NHGRI s Collins Considering Launching Very Large Population Genetic Study | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, May 26 (GenomeWeb News) - The US National Institutes of Health last week said it is considering to organize and launch a "very large prospective population-based study of genes and environment."

Francis Collins, head of the National Human Genome Research Institute, said his center has brought together a "working group of geneticists, statisticians, epidemiologists, and ethicists ... to begin exploratory planning."

 

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