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Research at NHGRI
CRGGH uses genomic tools to understand the pathobiology of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, and kidney disease.
… pathobiology of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hypertension , diabetes, dyslipidemia, and kidney diseases, … and whether the high rate of diseases like diabetes, hypertension , and obesity among african americans and other … pathobiology of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hypertension , diabetes, dyslipidemia, and kidney disease. … …
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Dr. Adebowale Adeyemo is an associate investigator and deputy director of NHGRI's Center for Research on Genomics and Global Health.
… and the first genome-wide association study (gwas) for hypertension and blood pressure in african americans. dr. … in childhood. cardiometabolic disorders, in particular hypertension, obesity and diabetes, are non-communicable … christman m, rotimi c. a genome-wide association study of hypertension and blood pressure in african americans. plos …
News Release
NHGRI has appointed Neil Hanchard, M.D., Ph.D., as a clinical investigator within the Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch (MGMGB) in the Division of Intramural Research. Dr. Hanchard will head the Childhood Complex Disease Genomics Section within the MGMGB.
… pediatric hiv in africa and childhood-onset essential hypertension . dr. hanchard's program aims to understand the … pediatric hiv in africa, childhood-onset essential hypertension … nhgri has appointed neil hanchard, m.d., …
Research at NHGRI
CRGGH facilitates understanding of the relationship between genetic variation and population differences in disease distribution to inform health disparities.
… pathobiology of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hypertension , diabetes, dyslipidemia, and kidney diseases, …
News Release
NHGRI participated in a science communications contest called the Three-Minute Talk. NHGRI's Ryan Johnson came away with a first place win.
… model identifies a candidate gene for treating resistant hypertension in african americans resistant hypertension , or persistently high blood pressure despite … are disproportionately affected by resistant hypertension and are more prone to its earlier onset compared …
News Release
A new phase of the IGNITE Network will conduct clinical trials of genomic medicine interventions.
… data can help with treatment of high blood pressure, hypertension and chronic kidney disease. both hypertension and high blood pressure exacerbate end-stage …
Research at NHGRI
The Metabolic, Cardiovascular and Inflammatory Disease Genomics Branch studies the genomic and social determinants of complex diseases.
… distributed by ethnicity and geography (e.g., diabetes, hypertension , heart and kidney disease, scleroderma and …
Genetic Disorders
Dercum disease is a rare condition that is characterized by multiple, painful fatty tumors that occur chiefly in post-menopausal, obese women of middle age.
… tremors, cyanosis (bluish discoloration of the skin), hypertension (high blood pressure), headaches, and epistaxis …
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Dr. Sharon Davis is a senior scientist in NHGRI's Metabolic, Cardiovascular and Inflammatory Disease Genomics Branch.
… a. association of adiponectin with type 2 diabetes and hypertension in african american men and women: the jackson … race-based discrimination at work is associated with hypertension in african-americans. the metro atlanta heart … din-dzietham. stress-related racial discrimination and hypertension likelihood in a population-based sample of …
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… Blacks: a Family screening study 2. Adeoye AM. Genetics of hypertension treatment response in drug naïve newly diagnosed …