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8/18/2021
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PNGC

Alzheimer’s Disease Variant Portal (ADVP): The Newest Curated Population-specific Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Resource

By Fernanda Ruiz, NOVA Research Company Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a devastating disease that affects more...
4/13/2021
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Alexis Lerro

PNGC Co-Director Li-San Wang to Present at the 2021 NIH Alzheimer’s Research Summit

The NIH will host their 2021 Alzheimer’s Research Summit April 19-22. This virtual summit will convene...
3/9/2021
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Carlos Thomas

Lauren Kleidermacher Receives Thouron Award

University of Pennsylvania senior and PNGC undergraduate researcher Lauren Kleidermacher was awarded the Thouron Award to...
3/3/2021
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Briana Vogel

NIAGADS DSS Releases Additional 17K Whole Genomes

NIAGADS is pleased to announce the release of whole genome sequencing (WGS) data from 16,906 samples...
12/2/2020
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Carlos Thomas

Alzheimer’s Disease Variant Portal

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one of the most serious public health challenges that affect the nation....
8/31/2020
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Zivadin Katanic

Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Global Symposium

The Alzheimer’s Association and the National Institute on Aging have organized a virtual symposium on the...
7/29/2020
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Alexis Lerro

PNGC at AAIC 2020 Roundup

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit the globe hard this spring, Alzheimer’s Disease researchers weren’t sure what...
5/4/2020
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Briana Vogel

SparkINFERNO Accepted in Bioinformatics

PNGC is pleased to announce the release of SparkINFERNO, a next-generation of INFERNO (INFERring the molecular...
12/10/2019
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Briana Vogel

Event Recap: The Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC) 10-Year Symposium

Last month, on November 12 and 13, the Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC) 10-Year Symposium took...
8/14/2019
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Lauren Kleidermacher

The Founders of PNGC

The Penn Neurodegeneration Genomics Center was founded three years ago by Dr. Gerard Schellenberg and Dr....
8/9/2019
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Briana Vogel

PNGC at AAIC – 2019 Recap

PNGC members had a great experience at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) this year. AAIC...
7/30/2019
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Briana Vogel

PNGC Congratulates Dr. Leung on BAND3 Award

PNGC is pleased to announce that Dr. Fanny Leung, Research Assistant Professor at the University of...
11/6/2018
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Briana Vogel

DASHR 2.0 Released: Integrated database of human small non-coding RNA genes and mature products

PNGC is pleased to announce the release of the DASHR v2.0 database of human small non-coding...
8/15/2018
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Briana Vogel

Penn Medicine Press Release Highlights New Data Sharing Service

Recently, Penn Medicine News wrote a press release describing the new NIAGADS Data Sharing Service (DSS),...
6/15/2018
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Briana Vogel

SPAR: Small RNA-seq Portal for analysis of sequencing expeRiments

PNGC is pleased to announce the release of the SPAR web server for small RNA-seq data...
2/2/2018
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Briana Vogel

PNGC Releases INFERNO

PNGC is pleased to announce the release of the INFERNO (INFERing the molecular mechanisms of NOncoding...
11/6/2017
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Briana Vogel

Li-San Wang Quoted in CBS Article

“Can the machine invasion help save your brain?” CBS explores this question in an October 27...