NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health said today that it will host data from a genome-wide association study focused on Parkinson’s disease and funded in part by the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
 
The National Human Genome Research Institute and the National Center for Biotechnology Information have released the data through dbGaP, the database of Genotypes and Phenotypes.
 

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