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Genomics & Health Impact Update


Volume 30   Number 16   April 18-25, 2013

Spotlight

Genomic mapping of Legionella pneumophila serogroup 8

Advanced Molecular Detection: Pathogen Genomics & Bioinformatics



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Features of the Week


10th anniversary of Human Genome Project: April 25 is National DNA Day

The Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator

April is Minority Health Month

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Diseases of the Week


April is Autism Awareness Month

World Hemophilia Day

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Select Events

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Reports and Publications


Cancer

Ethics, Policy & Law

Family History

Genomics in Practice

Guidelines and Recommendations

Newborn Screening

Prenatal Screening

Public Health Sciences

Reviews and Commentaries on Science & Technology

Tools and Databases

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CDC-Authored Genomics Publications


CDC authors are indicated in bold

RIG-I goes beyond naked recognition
Bowzard JB, Ranjan P, Sambhara S. Cell Host Microbe. 2013 Mar 13;13(3):247-9.

Comparative Effectiveness Research in Cancer: What Has Been Funded and What Knowledge Gaps Remain?
Glasgow RE, Doria-Rose VP, Khoury MJ, Elzarrad M, Brown ML, Stange KC. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Apr 11.

Detailed molecular epidemiologic characterization of HIV-1 infection in Bulgaria reveals broad diversity and evolving phylodynamics
Ivanov IA, Beshkov D, Shankar A, Hanson DL, Paraskevis D, Georgieva V, Karamacheva L, Taskov H, Varleva T, Elenkov I, Stoicheva M, Nikolova D, Switzer WM. PLoS One. 2013 ;8(3):e59666.

Using a state cancer registry to recruit young breast cancer survivors and high-risk relatives: protocol of a randomized trial testing the efficacy of a targeted versus a tailored intervention to increase breast cancer screening
Katapodi MC, Northouse LL, Schafenacker AM, Duquette D, Duffy SA, Ronis DL, Anderson B, Janz NK, McLosky J, Milliron KJ, Merajver SD, Duong LM, Copeland G. BMC Cancer. 2013 ;13:97.

Relationships between selected gene polymorphisms and blood pressure sensitivity to weight loss in elderly persons with hypertension
Kostis WJ, Cabrera J, Hooper WC, Whelton PK, Espeland MA, Cosgrove NM, Cheng JQ, Deng Y, De Staerck C, Pyle M, Maruthur N, Reyes I, Anderson CA, Liu J, Kostis JB. Hypertension. 2013 Apr;61(4):857-63.

Mutation of the dengue virus type 2 envelope protein heparan sulfate binding sites or the domain III lateral ridge blocks replication in Vero cells prior to membrane fusion
Roehrig JT, Butrapet S, Liss NM, Bennett SL, Luy BE, Childers T, Boroughs KL, Stovall JL, Calvert AE, Blair CD, Huang CY. Virology. 2013 Apr 6.

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