Molecular Mechanisms of Inherited Cardiomyopathies and Arrhythmias in the Australian Familial AF Study

Approx. Sample Size to be Sequenced: 
120

Project:

Disease/Phenotype: 

afib

PI: 
Diane Fatkin
Sequencing Center(s) Phase 1: 
Broad Institute Genomics Platform
Starting Phase: 
Phase 1
Phases Involved: 
1
Data Set contact(s): 
Short Name: 
AustralianFamilialAF
Type of Sequencing: 
WGS
Sequencing External Funding: 
TOPMed Accession #: 
Sequencing Center(s) Other Phase (specify): 
Broad Institute Genomics Platform
Specify the TOPMed Phase for the Sequencing Center(s) selected above: 
1.5
Description: 

The Australian Familial AF cohort is comprised of probands with a positive family history of atrial fibrillation. All subjects have provided informed written consent and have undergone medical history, ECG and echocardiogram, and blood or buccal samples collected for genetics analyses. Study protocols have been reviewed by the St Vincent's Hospital Human Research Ethics Committee.