common variants

The Shared Genetics of Allergies, Hay Fever and Eczema

May 10, 2018
Along with budding blossoms, sniffles and sneezing are another right of spring for millions of people with common allergies, and for humans it’s more than just a runny nose.Dandelion seeds...
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Largest-ever family study of migraines provides new insight into the disease

May 03, 2018
A new study found that many common genetic variants — each with a small effect — together explain why migraines cluster in some families.The study, lead by scientists from Massachusetts...
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Using Genetics and Family History for Health

October 15, 2012
For decades, a patient’s family health history has been a keystone to any wellness plan. A simple record of medical conditions your siblings, your parents, aunts, uncles and grandparents struggled...
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SNPwatch: Researchers Show Importance Of Common DNA Variants In Schizophrenia

July 03, 2009
SNPwatch gives you the latest news about research linking various traits and conditions to individual genetic variations. These studies are exciting because they offer a glimpse into how genetics may...
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