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
Xia W, Heatherly R, Ding X, Li J, Malin BA. R-U policy frontiers for health data de-identification. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 2015 Apr 24;.
Clarke TK, Smith AH, Gelernter J, Kranzler HR, McIntosh AM, et al. Polygenic risk for alcohol dependence associates with alcohol consumption, cognitive function and social deprivation in a population-based cohort. Addiction biology. 2015 Apr 10;.
Wan Z, Vorobeychik Y, Xia W, Clayton EW, Malin BA. A game theoretic framework for analyzing re-identification risk. PloS one. 2015;10(3):e0120592. pmc-id: PMC4373733;
El Emam K, Rodgers S, Malin B. Anonymising and sharing individual patient data. BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 2015 Mar 20;350:h1139.
In the News

Here's what's happening with eMerge:

19
MAY

The eMERGE Network recently introduced a data dictionary validation tool into PheKB. This new functionality will allow the data dictionary to be validated, uploaded into PheKB for...

15
MAY

The eMERGE Network recently introduced a data dictionary validation tool into PheKB. This new functionality will allow the data dictionary to be validated, uploaded into PheKB for...

29
APR

The eMERGE Network is excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Josh Denny (Vanderbilt) to the NIH panel leading President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative. The Initiative, launched in January,...

24
MAR

The first annual ENCODE User’s Meeting is taking place from June 29-July 1, 2015 for those interested in learning how to navigate, analyze, use, and integrate ENCODE data. The NHGRI-sponsored meeting...