Tag Archive: genomics research

Sep 10 2015

New Gene Variants Found in Very Early Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease

inflammatory bowel diseaseMelding together genomics technology, disease patterns, immunology, and microbiology, physician-scientists at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are finding new and individualized therapies for patients with very early onset inflammatory bowel disease.

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Sep 1 2015

Gene Sites Shared Across Multiple Pediatric Autoimmune Diseases

autoimmune diseaseMany autoimmune diseases run in families, and because individual patients often have more than one autoimmune condition, clinicians have long suspected that these disorders have shared genetic predispositions.

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Mar 13 2015

Study of Rare Disease Reveals Gene Crucial to Immune Defense

rare diseaseResearchers from the Center for Applied Genomics at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia investigating a serious, rare disease called common variable immunodeficiency have discovered a gene linked to immune defense.

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