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New Content ItemIntegrative analysis of eQTL and GWAS summary statistics reveals transcriptomic alteration in Alzheimer brains

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The landscape of GWAS validation; systematic review identifying 309 validated non-coding variants across 130 human diseases

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SARS-CoV-2: tracing the origin, tracking the evolution

The outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 continues to impact our daily lifes. While it has triggered the largest vaccination program in history, the virus keeps changing in an evolutionary arms race. Read more about the origin and the evolution of SARS-CoV-2 in this review.


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BMC Medical Genomics is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of functional genetics and genomics, genome structure, genome-scale population genetics, epigenetics and epigenomics, proteomics, systems analysis, and pharmacogenomics in relation to human health and disease.

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High resolution biology

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