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Neue Qualitätskontrollmethoden für Genomsequenzierungsdaten

Ein internationales Team von Cardio-CARE in Davos, dem Universitätsspital Zürich und dem Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf entwickelt entscheidende Schritte zur Gewinnung qualitativ hochwertiger Daten in groß angelegten genetischen Studien. Das Projekt zielt darauf ab, die genetischen Faktoren zu erforschen, die zu Herz-Kreislauf-Erkrankungen und anderen Krankheiten beitragen. Die Arbeit basiert auf der größten

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New Quality Control Methods for Genome Sequencing Data

An international team from Cardio-CARE in Davos, the University Hospital Zurich, and the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf outlines crucial steps for obtaining high-quality data in large-scale genetic studies. The project aims to explore the genetic factors contributing to cardiovascular and other diseases. The work is based on the largest whole-genome

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Job Offer: Data Manager / Medical Documentation Specialist

The Cardio-CARE research group, Medizincampus Davos, Switzerland, funded by the Kühne Foundation, is searching for one highly motivated Data Manager / Medical Documentation Specialist (f/m/d)to join our team for new cohort studies. The work will focus on a novel cardiovascular rehabilitation cohort, which will be established on the Medizincampus in

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Interview: Dr. Jörg Dräger about the Kühne Foundation

As a Swiss foundation with German roots and an international focus, the Kühne Foundation aims to provide knowledge and education for responsible globalization. As a Swiss foundation with German roots and an international focus, the Kühne Foundation aims to provide knowledge and education for responsible globalization. In an exclusive interview

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Successful Summer School on Training in Genetic Epidemiology

The second edition of the summer school “Training in Genetic Epidemiology“held on the Medizincampus in Davos closed on June 15, 2024. This pleasant and successful event focused on the generation, pre-processing, and analysis of whole genome sequencing data. As intended, the course was very lively due to the discussions between

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TAVI or SAVR for Aortic-Valve Stenosis

Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation is increasingly used instead of surgical valve replacement, but evidence comparing the two approaches in clinical practice is limited. New research findings are summarized in a short video. The video can be found here: https://www.nejm.org/do/10.1056/NEJMdo007487/

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