Polygenic Risk Score Series | Learn About PRSs from Leading Researchers

08 May 2019

In the first chapter of the series, Naomi Wray, Professor of Psychiatric and Quantitative Genetics at the University of Queensland, Gerome Breen, a geneticist at the Social Development and Psychiatry Center at King's College, London, and Yongyong Shi, a professor at the Bio-X Institute of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, explain what a polygenic risk score (PRS) is and how they’re relevant to complex diseases. Keywords: Illumina, illumina, polygenic risk score, PRS, genomics, genotyping, microarray, SNP array, genetic risk, complex disease, genetic disease, Naomi Ray, Gerome Breen, Yongyong Shi, University of Queensland, King's College, Bio-X Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Subscribe to the Illumina video channel http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=IlluminaInc A global genomics leader, Illumina provides comprehensive next-generation sequencing solutions to the research, clinical, and applied markets. Illumina technology is responsible for generating more than 90% of the world’s sequencing data.* Through collaborative innovation, Illumina is fueling groundbreaking advancements in oncology, reproductive health, genetic disease, microbiology, agriculture, forensic science, and beyond. *Data calculations on file. Illumina, Inc., 2015. View customer spotlight videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKRu7cmBQlajfheLzgbI4S7xBn7IDbt79 View Illumina webinars https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKRu7cmBQlahpXlnrrXlQw9itVJ8yHwUZ View Illumina product videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKRu7cmBQlaj6YuZmkfxZcT9twqDgP2Xd View Illumina support videos https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKRu7cmBQlajbm2KGsICWb-JOnusJfYvM

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