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  • ToMMo at 13th International Congress of Human Genetics, ICHG2016 (April 3-6, 2016)

    Events: 2016/03/23

    ToMMo will exhibit at the 13th International Congress of Human Genetics, ICHG2016, held in Kyoto, from April 4 to 6, 2016. Please stop by our booth.
    Prof. Masayuki Yamamoto will give a talk in GA4GH Global Engagement Workshop. (April 3, 2016, 1:15 PM-)


    Date: April 4 (Mon) - 6 (Wed), 2016
    Venue: Booth #49, Event Hall in Kyoto International Conference Center (ICC Kyoto)
    Takaragaike, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0001 Japan

    Global Engagement Workshop

    "Aim of Tohoku Medical Megabank Project" by Prof. Masayuki Yamamoto in Session IV: Regional initiatives: how the work of the Global Alliance can complement or be incorporated into national initiatives in GA4GH Global Engagement Workshop.
    April 3 (Sun), 2016, 1:15 PM-

    Oral Session

    coalescentSTR: a statistical method that estimates repeat numbers for multiple samples from high-throughput sequencing data by considering coalescent theory
    Kaname Kojima et al.

    Imputation analysis using reference panel of 1,070 Japanese individuals (1KJPN) and in silico / in vitro functional analyses identified functional variants for primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) susceptibility
    Yuki Hitomi et al.

    Whole-genome reference panel of Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (ToMMo) and allele frequency of pathological variants
    Yumi Yamaguchi-Kabata et al.


    PAFFT: A new homology search algorithm for third-generation sequencers
    Kazuharu Misawa et al.

    Association of serum biotin and total/specific IgE levels and a common locus for biotin and cedar pollen-specific IgE levels
    Yoichi Suzuki et al.

    Improved imputation accuracy using populationspecific SNP array and haplotype reference panel
    Yosuke Kawai et al.

    Education tools to teach children about genetics, variation, and evolution
    Tomoko Kobayashi et al.

    Rare variant discovery by deep whole-genome sequencing of thousands Japanese individuals and bioinformatics
    Masao Nagasaki et al.

    J-RARE: patient registry for the better life of rare and intractable diseases’ patients
    Soichi Ogishima et al.

    Related Session

    Monday, April 4 13:30-15:30 Room B-1 (2F)
    Concurrent Invited Session 9
    “Clinical Genetics and Dysmorphology”
    Hiroshi Kawame Department of Education and Training, Tohoku University, Japan
    Louanne Hudgins Pediatrics/Medical Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA

    Wednesday, April 6 15:00-16:30 Room A
    Special Focus Session 4
    “Integration of Genomic Information and Electric Health Record Systems”
    Catherine A. Wicklund Center for Genetic Medicine, Northwestern University, USA Hiroshi Tanaka Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

    Thursday, April 7 9:45-11:15 Room H
    Concurrent Oral Session 59
    “Health Services Research”
    Beatriz Marcheco-Teruel National Center of Medical Genetics, Havana, Cuba
    Hiroshi Tanaka Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization, Tohoku University, Japan


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