The new funding from NIH will support enrollment of 350,000 "direct volunteers" interested in joining the PMI Cohort Program.
Scientists have discovered a gene region that raises the risk a child will have a middle ear infection.
Scientists say they are one step closer to understanding the genetic mechanism of Hirschsprung’s disease.
The grant is part of ECHO, a seven-year research project that seeks to better understand how environment factors affect newborn health.
Genetic differences have been found that help to explain why some babies are born bigger or smaller than others.
Mutation within the TSHZ3 gene has been identified in a patient born with abnormal kidneys who also displayed signs of ASD.
More than 70 "citizen-scientists" from 25 countries submit more than 3,100 single-gene perturbations, and 1,238 single-drug perturbations.
New genetic risk score system could help identify individuals at risk of coronary heart disease much earlier and improve prevention.