NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Despite successfully enrolling thousands of asthma patients in a Mount Sinai study through the use of a smartphone application, it has been challenging to retain participants' engagement, according to an expert leading the project.

In particular, Eric Schadt, director of the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology at Mount Sinai, told GenomeWeb recently that study participants haven't submitted their 23andMe genetic data as readily has he had hoped.

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