On 13th March this year, it was announced that one hundred thousand people in London were to have their genomes sequenced.The genome sequencing study is aimed at comparing the “exomes ” of Pakistani and Bangladeshi residents in London with their medical records, in order to determine genetic variants particularly linked to these populations, especially those that relate to heart disease and type 2 diabetes. The investigators also want to study the effects produced by mutations that inactivate paternal and maternal copies of genes (Nature/ SevenDays. 13/19- march, 2015).
La entrada Genome sequencing to be performed in Pakistani and Blangadeshi residents in London aparece primero en Observatorio de Bioética, UCV.
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