human genome


UM Genetic Analysis IDs Ancestry, Reduces False Positives In Pinpointing Disease

A new statistical method, developed by researchers at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, can help those who study the human genome better identify ancestry as they go about isolating the genes that cause disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2014

Genome Research

WSU Part Of Massive International Project To Map Function Of Human Genome

Leonard Lipovich’s determination to prove genetic matter once deemed “junk” has a place in clinical medicine is bringing the Wayne State University School of Medicine to the forefront of a field occupying genome enthusiasts while also contributing to ENCODE, the global follow-up to The Human Genome Project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012

UM-Led Research ID's 95 Genes At Work In Cholesterol

A global team of researchers co-led by the University of Michigan School of Public Health has discovered or confirmed 95 regions of the human genome where genetic variants are associated with blood cholesterol and triglyceride […]