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ClinGen is dedicated to building an authoritative central resource that defines the clinical relevance of genes and variants for use in precision medicine and research.  Learn more about our organization and our ongoing efforts below.

ClinGen Receives Recognition Through New FDA Human Variant Database Program

The ClinGen expert curated variants are available for unrestricted use in the community via ClinVar, an archive which is funded and maintained by NIH’s National Center for Biotechnology Information, part of the National Library of Medicine.

Human Mutation Special Issue: ClinGen and ClinVar – Enabling Genomics in Precision Medicine

The November 2018 issue of Human Mutation is dedicated to papers relating to the activities of the National Institutes of Health‐supported Clinical Genome Resource Program and the ClinVar database supported by the National Center for Biotechnology Information. 

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