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
Hoffmann TJ, Passarelli MN, Graff RE, Emami NC, Witte JS, et al. Genome-wide association study of prostate-specific antigen levels identifies novel loci independent of prostate cancer. Nature communications. 2017 Jan 31;8:14248.
Karol SE, Larsen E, Cheng C, Cao X, Relling MV, et al. Genetics of ancestry-specific risk for relapse in acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Leukemia. 2017 Feb 10;.
Wan Z, Vorobeychik Y, Xia W, Clayton EW, Malin B. Expanding Access to Large-Scale Genomic Data While Promoting Privacy: A Game Theoretic Approach. American journal of human genetics. 2017 Feb 2;100(2):316-322.
Brown SA, Jouni H, Marroush TS, Kullo IJ. Disclosing Genetic Risk for Coronary Heart Disease: Attitudes Toward Personal Information in Health Records. American journal of preventive medicine. 2017 Jan 3;.
In the News

Here's what's happening with eMerge:

10
FEB

eMERGE is excited to share the results of the national multi-site survey it conducted to investigate public attitudes towards consent and data sharing in biobank research recently publish in AJHG.  For...

07
FEB

To All eRecordCounter Users, We have an upcoming scheduled maintenance window beginning Tuesday, February 21st through Sunday, February 26th. During this time, the eMERGE Record Counter application...

08
NOV

The 3rd International Workshop on Genome Privacy and Security (GenoPri'16) is a community effort for promoting genome privacy and security, co-sponsored by the eMERGE...

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OCT

Safe travels to our eMERGE investigators as they head to Vancouver this week to participate in ASHG 2016. Click here to view a list of eMERGE-specific presentations and here for general eMERGE...