Researchers estimate the heritability of hundreds of diseases by looking at electronic health data in a completely new way.
On Tuesday, learn more about the NIH's All of Us project, an effort to gather genetic and health data from 1 million Americans to accelerate research and improve health.
Researchers have found a way to identify disease-causing genetic mutations in the non-coding region of the genome, which has been uninterpretable until now.
New genetic findings should help researchers uncover how MacTel, a disease of the retina, develops and how to design therapies to prevent loss of vision.
Columbia and NewYork-Presbyterian research has shown that several genes implicated in rare forms of pediatric epilepsy also contribute to common forms of the disorder.
Columbia University researchers have created a user-friendly program that rapidly predicts which genes are implicated in an individual’s cancer and recommends treatments.