eMERGE is a national network organized and funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) that combines DNA biorepositories with electronic medical record (EMR) systems for large scale, high-throughput genetic research in support of implementing genomic medicine.
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Recent Publications
Hancock DB, Levy JL, Gaddis NC, Glasheen C, Johnson EO, et al. Cis-Expression Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping Reveals Replicable Associations with Heroin Addiction in OPRM1. Biological psychiatry. 2015 Jan 29;.
Pendergrass SA, Verma SS, Hall MA, Holzinger ER, Ritchie MD, et al. Next-generation analysis of cataracts: determining knowledge driven gene-gene interactions using biofilter, and gene-environment interactions using the Phenx Toolkit*. Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing. Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing. 2015;:495-505.
Derringer J, Corley RP, Haberstick BC, Young SE, McQueen MB, et al. Genome-Wide Association Study of Behavioral Disinhibition in a Selected Adolescent Sample. Behavior genetics. 2015 Jan 31;.
Amendola LM, Dorschner MO, Robertson PD, Salama JS, Jarvik GP, et al. Actionable exomic incidental findings in 6503 participants: challenges of variant classification. Genome research. 2015 Mar;25(3):305-15. pmc-id: PMC4352885;
In the News

Here's what's happening with eMerge:

24
MAR

eMERGE will be well represented at AMIA's 2015 Summit on Translational Bioinformatics this week!...

23
MAR

eMERGE will be well represented at AMIA's 2015 Summit on Translational Bioinformatics this week!...

16
MAR

A new eMERGE site is being developed to showcase the accomplishments and goals of the eMerge projects....

13
FEB

On February 11–12, 2015, NIH hosted a workshop to discuss the opportunities and challenges around building a large research cohort focused on precision medicine and heard from several leading experts...