NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – UK non-profit the Wellcome Trust will use Affymetrix’s genotyping technologies for the second phase of its Case Control Consortium project, Affy said yesterday.
 
The WTCCC is a group of UK researchers who began in 2005 studying thousands of genotyped human samples for genes associated with coronary heart disease, hypertension, types 1 and 2 diabetes, bipolar disorder, Crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and tuberculosis.
 

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