We are proud to announce that the 6th Sardinian International Summer School ‘From GWAS to function’ will take place in the Polaris Technology Park, Pula (CA), Italy, June 12th – 16th, 2017.
We believe that the Summer School will create an exciting forum dedicated to cover state-of-the-art theory and practice of the approaches towards the identification of the genetic bases of human diseases, in particular related to complex and monogenic traits.
We look forward to welcoming you to an exciting event on the beautiful island of Sardinia!
A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine reports an important new mechanism of predisposition to two autoimmune diseases, multiple sclerosis (MS) and systemic lupus erythematosus (Lupus). The study, supported by the Italian [...]
New genes linked to short – stature, risk factors for heart disease, and hemoglobin levels regulation
A team of international researchers from the SardiNIA/ProgeNIA study, have discovered new genes associated with height, risk factors for heart disease, and regulation of hemoglobin levels […]
Numerous studies have reported that certain diseases and quantitative variables of biomedical relevance such as height, or body mass index or levels of sugar in the blood are, to some extent, inherited. According to a [...]