New Approaches for Empowering Studies of Asthma in Populations of African Descent - Barbados Asthma Genetics Study

Institution(s): 
University of Colorado at Denver
Approx. Sample Size to be Sequenced: 
1100
Populations: 

African descent Barbados families with >40% of asthmatic members

Project:

Disease/Phenotype: 

asthma genetics in high prevalence populations of African descent

PI: 
Kathleen Barnes
Sequencing Center(s) Phase 1: 
Illumina
NIH Program Officer: 
Starting Phase: 
Phase 1
Phases Involved: 
1
Phenotype Liaison: 
Short Name: 
BAGS
Type of Sequencing: 
WGS
Sequencing External Funding: 
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