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
Hall MA, Verma SS, Wallace J, Lucas A, Ritchie MD, et al. Biology-Driven Gene-Gene Interaction Analysis of Age-Related Cataract in the eMERGE Network. Genetic epidemiology. 2015 Jul;39(5):376-84.
Thrift AP, Gong J, Peters U, Chang-Claude J, Campbell PT, et al. Mendelian Randomization Study of Body Mass Index and Colorectal Cancer Risk. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 2015 May 14;.
Salvatore JE, Edwards AC, McClintick JN, Bigdeli TB, Dick DM, et al. Genome-wide association data suggest ABCB1 and immune-related gene sets may be involved in adult antisocial behavior. Translational psychiatry. 2015 Apr 28;5:e558. pmc-id: PMC4462601;
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;.
In the News

Here's what's happening with eMerge:

05
JUN

The NHGRI's ENCODE project is holding a 2.5 day workshop available to those interested in learning how to navigate, analyze, use, and integrate ENCODE data. The meetings will be held from...

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MAY

The NHGRI's ENCODE project is holding a 2.5 day workshop available to those interested in learning how to navigate, analyze, use, and integrate ENCODE data. The meetings will be held from...

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...

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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,...