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Academic research community (GECIP)

Academics, clinicians, and students worldwide can join our research community, the Genomics England Clinical Interpretations Partnership (GECIP, for short).

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Research projects by domain

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Research projects for Cardiovascular

Deconvoluting genomic variants associated with thoracic aortic disease in the 100,000 Genomes Project

The effects of common genetic variation and non-genetic factors on the risk of cardiomyopathy and heart failure in at risk populations

Deciphering regulatory variants underlying cardiomyopathies

Prevalence of genetic forms of Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)

Gene Analysis in patients with Arrhythmic Cardiomyopathy

An analysis to assess the association between the presence of a variant (V122I) in the gene TTR (Transthyretin) and a clinical diagnosis of polyneuropathy.

Machine Learning Enabled Patient Insights in Cardiovascular Disease

Genetic profiles and effectiveness of hypertensive treatment in People of African Descent in UK

Assessing the burden of known common cardiometabolic and auto-immune disease risk alleles in cardiomyopathy patients

Identifying the link between the circadian clock and cardiac arrhythmia

Genetics of host resistance and susceptibility to COVID-19.

Msc project (genomics variants from sheffield cardiogenetics clinic)

Clinical associations of arrhythmia gene variation across the 100,000 genomes – a phenome-wide association study:

Assessment of Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) yield over and above usual genetic testing

The contribution of non-coding variants to phenotypic variability in congenital heart disease

Candidate genes for congenital heart disease from a mouse screen

Investigating the role of histone modifying genes in cardiovascular disease.

Serum Biomarkers in Brugada Syndrome

Investigating the contribution of non-coding variants to cardiomyopathies

Identification of disease related variants in non-coding regulatory regions.

Cardiovascular research plan

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Cardiovascular detailed research plan

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