Research Headlines – Rare diseases, precious data: global platform connects researchers

Women holding their hands togetherMost rare diseases are linked to specificities of the patients’ genes – but what these are, exactly, remains to be determined for the vast majority of these illnesses. Tackling this challenge, an EU-funded platform is helping to generate answers from as few as two known cases by enabling scientists to pool and compare genomic and clinical data.

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