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Genome-Wide Association Study

"Genome-Wide Association Study" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

An analysis comparing the allele frequencies of all available (or a whole GENOME representative set of) polymorphic markers in unrelated patients with a specific symptom or disease condition, and those of healthy controls to identify markers associated with a specific disease or condition.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Genome-Wide Association Study" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Genome-Wide Association Study" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 3704 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 388 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.