The power of a genetic isolate: Hundreds of novel genetic discoveries from the FinnGen study
New results from the FinnGen consortium include previously unknown genetic risk factors for many debilitating diseases, potentially facilitating therapeutic development
Support for this study was provided by Business Finland and 13 industry partners.
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