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The Genomics Landscape
In the December 3, 2020 edition of The Genomics Landscape, Dr. Eric Green spotlights on ELSIhub.
… out that we have added a new temporary section to The Genomic Landscape , one that highlights the “Guiding … beyond. The platform includes a wealth of ELSI research information. Key features include ELSI literature resources, … on January 25, 2023. NHGRI has a long history of sharing genomic data and strongly supports NIH’s in these increased …
Educational Resources
Ancestry-informative markers are sets of polymorphisms for a DNA sequence found in different frequencies between populations from different geographical regions.
About NHGRI
Information about how the NHGRI receives its funding and decides how to spend its annual budget.
… creation of policy recommendations on the use of genetic information. The NHGRI budget provides funding for a dynamic intramural research program in genetic and genomic science and technology, as well as clinical research … of the institute. Visit our  Budget and Financial Information FAQ  for more information about how NHGRI is …
Archive
… 2000: Free Access to Genomic Information … Archive …
Policy Issues
Informed consent shows respect for personal autonomy and is an important ethical requirement in research.
… their contributions, such as samples and health-related information, are critical for the success of most human … the specific considerations associated with contributing genomic data. In addition to being personal and unique to every individual, genomic data may, for example: Be stored and used …
The Genomics Landscape
In the January 2020 edition of The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Eric Green highlights the newly developed polygenic risk scores webpage, which provides graphical and textual information about polygenic risk scores, describes polygenic traits, introduces how polygenic risk scores can be calculated, and explains how such scores can be interpreted.
… risk score webpage , which provides graphical and textual information about polygenic risk scores and more! … across a person’s genome, comparing the collection of such genomic variants in individuals with and without a particular … consent for future research use and broad sharing of all genomic data derived from human sources, going beyond the …
Administrative
The Information Technology Branch provides leadership and service for information technology resources at NHGRI.
… The Information Technology Branch (ITB) provides leadership and service for all information technology (IT) resources for the National Human … and administrative support of computer networks. Information Resource Management ITB researches federal and IT …
Fact Sheet
Informed consent is more than a form; it’s a process. What does it involve?
… requires careful explanation about how the participant’s genomic information will be used during and after the study, as well … informed consent for large genomics projects?   Certain genomic concepts can be challenging to convey. With advances …
Archive
… Genetic Information and the Workplace … Archive …
Archive
… The Comprehensive Extraction of Biological Information from Genomic Sequence … Archive …