Family Screening-Based GWAS Reveals Variant Involved in Asthma Treatment Response | GenomeWeb

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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A variant in the glucocorticoid-induced transcript 1 gene GLCCI1 can influence individuals' response to glucocorticoid treatment for asthma, according to a study online this week in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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