Director's Report-Related Documents: May 2014

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Genome: Unlocking Life's Code Exhibition
Exhibition Website
Exhibition's Associated Programs
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in San Diego
$1000 Genome Program
Nature: How to Get Ahead
Nature:The $1,000 Genome
Techonomy: Government's $1,000 Genome Man
3 NHGRI Incidental Findings Workshop
Inter-Society Coordinating Committee for Practitioner Education in Genomics (ISCC)

ISCC Website
Genetics/Genomics Competency Center (G2C2)

5 Retirement of Stephen Groft, Rare Disease Research Champion
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
NIH Press Release on John Ruffin
NIH Press Release on Yvonne Maddox
7 NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
8 C-SPAN's Washington Journal: NIH Feature Round 2
NIH Fiscal Year 2015 Appropriations

Department of Health and Human Services FY2015 Budget in Brief
House Appropriations Committee Hearing on NIH
A Path to 21st Century Cures


Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP)

11 Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine
12 Passano Foundation Award
13 National Academy of Sciences: Newly Elected
14 UK Royal Society: Newly Elected
15 Global Alliance for Genomics and Health
16 Special Issue: American Journal of Medical Genetics
17 NHGRI Genome Advance of the Month
Genomics In The News ...
50 Smartest Companies
New York Times: A Path to Reading a Newborn's DNA Map
Washington Post: The Triumph of Genomics Medicine is Just Beginning
Genomes In The News ...
Ancient North American Genome Sequence
Ethiopian Highlander
Hot Pepper
Loblolly Pine

Black Grouse
Rainbow Trout
Golden Eagle
Tsetse Fly
Social Velvet Spider and Tarantula
Large-Scale Genome Sequencing and Analysis Centers (LSAC)

LSAC Website
Loss-of-Function Mutations in SLC30A8 Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes
Alzheimer's Disease Sequencing Project
The Cancer Genome Atlas Program

Centers for Mendelian Genomics (CMG)

CMG Website

Clinical Sequencing Exploratory Research (CSER) Program
NIH CSER Website
CSER Program Website
CSER Twitter Link
Genome Sequencing Informatics Tools (GS-IT)

GS-IT Website
SG Adviser on iSeqTools Portal
Turnkey Variant Analysis Project

The ENCyclopedia Of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Project

ENCODE Project Website
ENCODE Data Use Policy
Human Genome Meeting (HGM) ENCODE Workshop
Materials from HGM ENCODE Workshop
European Society of Human Genetics ENCODE Workshop
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Perspective
ENCODE Community Publications List on the ENCODE Portal
ENCODE Consortium Publications List on the ENCODE Portal

Centers of Excellence in Genomic Science (CEGS) Program

CEGS Program Website
CEGS Program Announcement

American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) Meeting
ACMG Website
ACMG Meeting

Genomics & Society Working Group

ELSI Research Program

Centers of Excellence in ELSI Research Program
ELSI Program Announcements


Knockout Mouse Phenotyping Project (KOMP2)

Genotype-Tissue Expression (GTEx) Project

GTEx Project Website
GTEx Portal
Community Meeting Page

Library of Integrated Network-based Cellular Signatures (LINCS) Program

LINCS Program Website

32 Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Initiative
33 Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Initiative
2014 USA Science and Engineering Festival (USEF)

USEF Website
NHGRI News Feature

35 NHGRI Intramural Research Program: Reorganization Update
36 Dedication of John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center
37 NIH Clinical Center Genomics Opportunity
38 Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars
NHGRI Intramural Research Highlights

Kastner: "Early-Onset Stroke and Vasculopathy Associated with Mutations in ADA2"
Kastner: "NIH Team Discovers Genetic Disorder Causing Strokes and Vascular Inflammation in Children"
Schwartzberg: "Global Analyses of Human Immune Variation Reveal Baseline Predictors of Postvaccination Responses"
Schwartzberg: "NIH Scientists Model Immune Variation and Responses to Flu Vaccination"
Undiagnosed Diseases Program: "Autosomal Recessive Phosphoglucomutase 3 (PGM3) Mutations Link Glycosylation Defects to Atopy, Immune Deficiency, Autoimmunity, and Neurocognitive Impairment"
Undiagnosed Diseases Program: "NIH Team Identifies New Genetic Syndrome"

The Genomics Landscape: A Monthly Update from the NHGRI Director
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