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GTEx Findings Reveal Genetic Regulatory Variation Across Tissues and Cell Types

Detailing a powerful reference atlas and research tool that catalogs how genetic variants in humans affect gene regulation and contribute to disease risk NEW YORK, NY (September 10, 2020) — The multi-institutional Genotype-Tissue Expression (GTEx) Consortium, in a final-phase initiative co-led by Tuuli Lappalainen, PhD, Core Faculty Member at the New York Genome Center, has […]

Drs. Hemali Phatnani and Liam Holt Awarded CZI Neurodegeneration Challenge Network Grant

Grant supports in-depth study of live neuron cells in real time. Team will deploy pioneering technologies to advance understanding of protein aggregation, which is associated with ALS, Alzheimer’s, and frontotemporal dementia. . NEW YORK, NY (August 19, 2020) – Hemali Phatnani, PhD, Director of the Center for Genomics of Neurodegenerative Disease (CGND) at the New […]