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Wednesday, November 21, 2012       Volume 29   Number 21

Happy Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is Family Health History Day

 

 


CDC Genomics & Laboratory Practice: Assuring the Quality of Next Generation Sequencing

Genomic Medicine- Bioinformatics-Biobanking

CDC Feature: Breast cancer disparities

November is National Prematurity Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Month

National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

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Publications of the Week


Cancer

Cardiovascular Disease

Genomics in Practice

Genomic Test Evaluation

Prenatal Testing

Public Health Sciences

Whole Genome Sequencing

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CDC-Authored Genomics Publications


CDC authors are indicated in bold

Using routinely reported tuberculosis genotyping and surveillance data to predict tuberculosis outbreaks
Althomsons SP, Kammerer JS, Shang N, Navin TR. PLoS One. 2012 ;7(11):e48754.

Health care needs of children with Tourette syndrome
Bitsko RH, Danielson M, King M, Visser SN, Scahill L, Perou R. J Child Neurol. 2012 Nov 8.

Assuring the quality of next-generation sequencing in clinical laboratory practice
Gargis AS, Kalman L, Berry MW, Bick DP, Dimmock DP, Hambuch T, Lu F, Lyon E, Voelkerding KV, Zehnbauer BA, Agarwala R, Bennett SF, Chen B, Chin EL, Compton JG, Das S, Farkas DH, Ferber MJ, Funke BH, Furtado MR, Ganova-Raeva LM, Geigenmuller U, Gunselman SJ, Hegde MR, Johnson PL, Kasarskis A, Kulkarni S, Lenk T, Liu CS, Manion M, Manolio TA, Mardis ER, Merker JD, Rajeevan MS, Reese MG, Rehm HL, Simen BB, Yeakley JM, Zook JM, Lubin IM. Nat Biotechnol. 2012 Nov;30(11):1033-6.

Epidemiology of Enterocytozoon bieneusi infection in humans
Matos O, Lobo ML, Xiao L. J Parasitol Res. 2012 ;2012:981424.

Known glioma risk loci are associated with glioma with a family history of brain tumours - a case-control gene association study
Melin B, Dahlin AM, Andersson U, Wang Z, Henriksson R, Hallmans G, Bondy ML, Johansen C, Feychting M, Ahlbom A, Kitahara CM, Wang SS, Ruder AM, Carreon T, Butler MA, Inskip PD, Purdue M, Hsing AW, Mechanic L, Gillanders E, Yeager M, Linet M, Chanock SJ, Hartge P, Rajaraman P. Int J Cancer. 2012 Nov 1.

Genome-wide association study of glioma and meta-analysis
Rajaraman P, Melin BS, Wang Z, McKean-Cowdin R, Michaud DS, Wang SS, Bondy M, Houlston R, Jenkins RB, Wrensch M, Yeager M, Ahlbom A, Albanes D, Andersson U, Freeman LE, Buring JE, Butler MA, Braganza M, Carreon T, Feychting M, Fleming SJ, Gapstur SM, Gaziano JM, Giles GG, Hallmans G, Henriksson R, Hoffman-Bolton J, Inskip PD, Johansen C, Kitahara CM, Lathrop M, Liu C, Le Marchand L, Linet MS, Lonn S, Peters U, Purdue MP, Rothman N, Ruder AM, Sanson M, Sesso HD, Severi G, Shu XO, Simon M, Stampfer M, Stevens VL, Visvanathan K, White E, Wolk A, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Zheng W, Decker P, Enciso-Mora V, Fridley B, Gao YT, Kosel M, Lachance DH, Lau C, Rice T, Swerdlow A, Wiemels JL, Wiencke JK, Shete S, Xiang YB, Xiao Y, Hoover RN, Fraumeni JF, Chatterjee N, Hartge P, Chanock SJ. Hum Genet. 2012 Dec;131(12):1877-88.

Chronic beryllium disease, HLA-DPB1, and the DP peptide binding groove
Silveira LJ, McCanlies EC, Fingerlin TE, Van Dyke MV, Mroz MM, Strand M, Fontenot AP, Bowerman N, Dabelea DM, Schuler CR, Weston A, Maier LA. J Immunol. 2012 Oct 15;189(8):4014-23

The genetic match between vaccine strains and circulating seasonal influenza A viruses in Vietnam, 2001-2009
Vuong CD, Hoang PM, Nguyen HL, Nguyen HT, Nguyen TC, Le TT, Dennis DT, Kapella BK, Kile JC, Le MQ. Influenza Other Respi Viruses. 2012 Nov 8.

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