polygenic risk score

Massive study on the genetics of educational attainment

July 23, 2018
In one of the largest genetic studies ever done, an international consortium of scientists has found more than 1,200 genetic variants associated with educational attainment, which is defined as the number of years individuals spent in school or university.
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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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