cat brank

News & Media

 

New articles of the EPIGEN-Initiative published

  •  
  • [ 02.09.2016] - Tarazona-Santos E, Kehdy F, Magalhães WCS, Rodrigues MR, Scliar M, Zolini C, Barreto ML, Horta BL, Pereira AC, Lima-Costa MF (2016) Brasil e a idiossincrasia da miscigenação. Revista UFMG 22(1-2):232-249, Belo Horizonte.
  •  
  • [ 11.05.2016 ] -  Hartwig FP, Horta BL, Smith GD, de Mola CL, Victora CG. (2016) Association of lactase persistence genotype with milk consumption, obesity and blood pressure: a Mendelian randomization study in the 1982 Pelotas (Brazil) Birth Cohort, with a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Epidemiol. May 11. pii: dyw074. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27170764.  
  •  
  •  [ 28.12.2015 ] - Lima-Costa MF, Mambrini JM, Leite MLC, Peixoto SV, Firmo JO, Loyola AI, Gouveia M, Leal TP, Pereira A, Macinko J, Tarazona- Santos E. Socioeconomic position, but not African genomic ancestry, is associated with blood pressure in the Bambui-Epigen (Brazil) Cohort Study of Ageing. Hypertension 2016 Feb;67(2):349-55. PMID: 26711733.
  •  
  •  [ 16.12.2015 ] - Borges MC, Hartwig FP, Oliveira IO, Horta BL. (2016) Is there a causal role for homocysteine concentration in blood pressure? A Mendelian randomization study. Am J Clin Nutr. Jan;103(1):39-49. PMID: 26675774.
  •  
  • [ 03.12.2015 ] - Costa GN, Dudbridge F, Fiaccone RL,Silva TM, Conceicao JS, Strina A, Figueiredo CA, Magalhaes WCS, Rodrigues MR, Gouveia M, Kehdy F, Horimoto A, Lessa-Horta B, Burchard E, Pino-Yanes M, Del-Rio-Navarro B, Romieu I, Hancock D, London S, Lima-Costa MF, Pereira A, Tarazona E, Rodrigues LC, Barreto M. A genome-wide association study of asthma symptoms in Latin American children. BMC Genetics (Online), v. 16, p. 141, 2015. PMID:26635092.
  •  
  •  

First article of the EPIGEN-Initiative published

 

  • [ 28.04.2015 ] The first article of the EPIGEN-Initiative was published. It is the first large community-based multicenter study to investigate the association between individual proportions of genome-wide based African, European and Native American ancestries and likelihood of ethnoracial self-classification in Brazil. It is also the first study of this type in Latin Americans. Link to PubMed here.
  • Come nasce un paese multietnico. (Internazionale)
  • Nuevas pistas genéticas de la población brasileña. (SCIDEV Net)
  • Brancos do Sul e Sudeste carregam nos genes pistas sobre o tráfico negreiro. (Folha de São Paulo)
  • Professor da UFMG lidera estudo sobre diversidade genômica de populações brasileiras publicado em revista norte-americana. (UFMG)
  • Consortium Describes Ancestry Patterns in Brazilian Populations. (Genome Web)
  • Estudo do ICB interpreta origem e dinâmica da miscigenação brasileira. (ICB-UFMG)
  • Pesquisadores apresentam o mais completo estudo sobre o genoma brasileiro. (Estado de Minas)
  • Estudo diz que população do Brasil é menos 'misturada' do que se pensa. (O Globo)
  • Pesquisadores apresentam o mais completo estudo sobre o genoma brasileiro. (Correio Brasiliense)
  • O tráfico negreiro no sangue do País. (Istoe)

About:

The Project

The Cohorts

The Data

Research Centers:

Fiocruz

Incor

UFBA

UFMG

UFPel

Funding:

CAPES

FINEP

Decit/SCTIE/MS

CT-Saúde/FNDCT

Production:

Publications

Tools

 

Contact

Copyright © EPIGEN-Brasil Initiative. All Rights Reserved.

Developed by Beagle