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News Release
Dr. Wilson officially retired from The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) in September 2020, yet he remains on as a scientist emeritus in its Computational and Statistical Genomics Branch, where he was co-chief for 14 years.
… our understanding of various human diseases, including idiopathic scoliosis, a relatively common disorder that involves a … Wilson, Computational and Statistical Genomics Branch, idiopathic scoliosis, craniosynostosis … Dr. Wilson …
News Release
Researchers have identified genomic mutations for Carey-Fineman-Ziter syndrome, a congenital myopathy with facial weakness, a cleft palate and scoliosis.
… retracted chin, a cleft palate and curvature of the spine (scoliosis), among other symptoms. … The researchers … myopathy with facial weakness, a cleft palate and scoliosis. ​ … Carey-Fineman-Ziter syndrome, CFZS, MYMK gene, … myopathy with facial weakness, a cleft palate and scoliosis. … News Release …
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Dr. Wilson is the co-chief of and senior investigator in NHGRI's Computational and Statistical Genomics Branch.
… traits (e.g., traits related to cardiovascular disease and scoliosis), the coding and non-coding elements that may be … disease, depression and alcoholism, familial idiopathic scoliosis and kyphoscoliosis, and … sequencing and analysis of about 70 families with familial idiopathic scoliosis (Nancy Miller). … Wilson AF, Cohen JC. …
Genetic Disorders
Marfan syndrome an inherited disorder of connective tissue occurring once in every 10,000 to 20,000 individuals.
… carinatum or pigeon breast). Curvature of the spine (scoliosis) is another common skeletal symptom that can be mild or severe and progressively worsen with age. Scoliosis shortens the trunk also contributes to the arms and … an artificial lens implanted. Skeletal problems such as scoliosis and pectus excavatum may require surgery. For those …
Genetic Disorders
Turner syndrome is a chromosomal condition that alters development in females.
… Minor eye problems that are corrected by glasses. Scoliosis (deformity of the spine) occurs in 10 percent of … Kidney Problems, High Blood Pressure, Minor Eye Problems, Scoliosis, Osteoporosis … Turner syndrome is a chromosomal …
Genetic Disorders
Neurofibromatosis is a genetic neurological disorder that can affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves and skin.
… of the eye (optic glioma). Severe curvature of the spine (scoliosis). Enlargement or malformation of other bones in the … treatment may include surgery and/or radiation. For scoliosis, treatment may include surgery or back braces. For … Neurofibromas, Lisch Nodules, Optic Glioma, Scoliosis, Schwannomas, Meningiomas, Tinnitus, Cateracts, …
News Release
NHGRI researchers will present four platform talks and 55 posters to highlight the institute's diverse portfolio at the 65th annual meeting of ASHG.
… 775F. Cristina M. Justice: Targeted sequencing of familial idiopathic scoliosis regions of interest on chromosomes. (Complex Traits …
The Genomics Landscape
In the November 2018 edition of The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Eric Green highlights the 25th anniversary of NHGRI's Intramural Research Program.
… within In-House Research Program Kids First: Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Dataset Now Available Genome: Unlocking Life's Code …
Genetic Disorders
Autism is characterized by impaired social interactions, problems with verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors.
… play a role. The causes of autism may be divided into 'idiopathic', (of unknown cause) which is the majority of … with secondary autism; the remaining 85 percent have idiopathic autism. Exposure during pregnancy to rubella … The risk that a brother or sister of an individual who has idiopathic autism will also develop autism is around 4 …
The Genomics Landscape
In the January 7, 2021 edition of The Genomics Landscape, Dr. Eric Green details NHGRI's new agenda on enhancing genomics workforce diversity.
… genetic understanding of various human diseases, including idiopathic scoliosis and craniosynostosis. Dr. Wilson also developed …