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
Eicher JD, Chami N, Kacprowski T, Nomura A, Johnson AD, et al. Platelet-Related Variants Identified by Exomechip Meta-analysis in 157,293 Individuals. American journal of human genetics. 2016 Jul 7;99(1):40-55.
Liu CT, Raghavan S, Maruthur N, Kabagambe EK, Meigs JB, et al. Trans-ethnic Meta-analysis and Functional Annotation Illuminates the Genetic Architecture of Fasting Glucose and Insulin. American journal of human genetics. 2016 Jul 7;99(1):56-75.
Liu J, Ye Z, Mayer JG, Hoch BA, Hebbring SJ, et al. Phenome-wide association study maps new diseases to the human major histocompatibility complex region. Journal of medical genetics. 2016 Jun 10;.
Joshi AD, Andersson C, Buch S, Stender S, Johnson AD, et al. Four Susceptibility Loci for Gallstone Disease Identified in a Meta-analysis of Genome-Wide Association Studies. Gastroenterology. 2016 Apr 16;.
In the News

Here's what's happening with eMerge:


Have you heard? The Pharmacogenomics Research Network (PGRN) is hosting the PGRN-ASHG Symposium, entitled “The Expanding Universe of Pharmacogenomics,” immediately prior to the ASHG Annual Meeting...


PheKB is a collaborative environment and knowledgebase where investigators can build and validate electronic algorithms to: 1) identify the characteristics of patients, and 2) discover phenotypes from...


We are excited about the ACMG meeting going on this week!  Click here to see what eMERGE...


Ever wondered how much you have in common with a Neanderthal?  eMERGE investigators recently published a study comparing our prehistoric cousin's genome with that of the anatomically modern human, illuminating...