For Patients and Families
Genetic conditions can be difficult to understand and raise many questions for you and your family. Our resources will help you find detailed information about genetic disorders, the new science of pharmacogenomics, and tools to create your own family health history.Learn More
Polygenic risk scores
Going beyond family health history
Our experts have developed a list of frequently asked questions about the genome and how it relates to your health.
Family Health History
Your family's health history can help you discover your genetic heritage and risks, and guide you in making healthy lifestyle choices. Use these interactive tools to build your own family health history.
For Health Professionals
NHGRI is committed to providing health professionals with reliable, up-to-date information on the rapidly expanding field of genomics.