Saturday, October 21st

Presentation Sessions 

 

Session #96: Investigating the Role of Non-coding Variants in Disease

Moderator of session

8:30am - 9:30am

Pradeep Natarajan

Room 330C - Level 3/Convention Center

 

Session #91: Diverse Approaches to the Genetics of T2D

Moderator of session

8:30am - 9:30am

A. Manning

Room 230G - Level 2/Convention Center

 

Session #89: Modelling Candidate Disease Variants in Cellular and Animal Model

An epigenetic switch confers pleiotropic risk for bone mineral density and hyperglycaemia.

8:30am - 8:45am

N.A. Sinnott-Armstrong

PgmNr 301

Room 220F - Level 2/Convention Center

 

Session #88: Functional Analysis of Cancer Genes

The landscape of chromatin activity in renal cell carcinoma reveals thousands of germline regulatory variants with somatic interactions.

8:45am – 9:00am

A. Gusev

PgmNr 298

Room 220B - Level 2/Convention Center

 

Session #90: Cerebral Palsy and Epilepsy

Epilepsy: Whole exome sequencing of 6K cases and 14k controls confirms a significant role for ultra-rare deleterious coding variants.

9:15am - 9:30am

D. Howrigan

PgmNr 308

Room 230C - Level 2/Convention Center

 

Session #92: Population-based Diagnostic Sequencing

Moderator of Session

8:30am – 9:30am

Steven Harrison

Room 310A - Level 3/Convention Center

 

Session #99: Big Data Approaches in Support of Population Studies

Moderator of Session

9:45am - 10:45am

Hilary Finucane

Room 230C - Level 2/Convention Center