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ACCORD Study Findings Presented at ADA 71st Scientific Sessions

The results from the ACCORD Renal Ancillary study, “Reversibility of Fenofibrate-Induced Renal Function Impairment in ACCORD Type 2 Diabetic Participants,”  were selected for an oral presentation at the American Diabetes…

Farber Lab Paper Published in PLoS Genetics

In a recent study, the Farber lab in the CPHG and a group of researchers at UCLA have used genome-wide association (GWA) and systems genetics in the mouse to identify…

Graduate Student Kaity Allen in Helsinki for Externship

University of Virginia CPHG/BMBG graduate student Kaity Allen was in Helsinki, Finland for a two-month industrial externship for the Biotechnology Training program. During her stay, she worked at Mobidiag, Ltd.,…

T1DGC Study Results Published in Diabetes

“Tests for Genetic Interactions in Type 1 Diabetes - Linkage and Stratification Analyses of 4,422 Affected Sib-Pairs” authored by Type 1 Diabetes Genetics Consortium members (including CPHG Director Steve Rich,…

OM GWAS Abstract selected for podium presentation at OM Symposium

“A genome-wide association study of chronic otitis media with effusion and recurrent otitis media identifies a novel susceptibility locus on chromosome 2” authored by the Sale Lab was selected for…

Paper by Manichaikul et al. published in Bioinformatics

Robust relationship inference in genome-wide association studies by Ani Manichaikul, PhD et al. was published in the November 2010 issue of Bioinformatics. Manichaikul and her colleagues present a rapid algorithm…

CPHG Director Leads Research Team in 10,000-Sample T1 Diabetes Study

Dr. Stephen Rich, Director of the Center for Public Health Genomics at the University of Virginia, will lead a team of researchers on a large-scale study of type 1 (T1)…