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Susanna M. Hamilton and Lauren Solomon, Broad Communications
Blog / 02.16.17
Genetic predisposition to a higher waist-to-hip ratio, or “apple” body shape, contributes to development of type 2 diabetes and coronary heart disease, according to an analysis of multiple genomics studies.Read more
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BLOG / 02.14.17
Comparing list of suspect de novo mutations to ExAC reference exomes helps researchers refine the set of mutations thought to play a role in neurodevelopmental disordersRead more
Susanna M. Hamilton, Broad Communications
Podcast / 02.6.17
Hopi Hoekstra, an institute member at the Broad Institute, a Howard Hughes Medical Investigator at Harvard University, and the curator of mammals at Harvard’s Museum of Comparative Zoology, tells us how her lab combines the genetic, environmental, and morphological traits of wild deer mice to answer questions about evolution and behavior.Read more
Lauren Solomon, Broad Communications
BLOG / 02.1.17
International study of more than 700,000 people probes deeper into height than ever before.Read more
Lauren Solomon, Broad Communications
BLOG / 01.30.17
Broad researchers use a large-scale synthetic biology approach to explore how different genomic features affect enhancer function.Read more