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Date:2/28/2014

rdinator of the EU-funded RD-Connect project.

"Canada has already identified over 60 novel rare disease genes in the past two years," said Dr. Kym Boycott, co-lead of PhenomeCentral , geneticist and senior scientist at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO). "PhenomeCentral was born out of CARE for RARE which is a pan-Canadian research initiative that goes beyond identifying rare disease genes to develop treatments for better health outcomes. It's exciting to see how the rest of the world is fully supporting PhenomeCentral and contributing data. Together, researchers around the world are going to successfully crack the code for thousands of patients with unsolved conditions."

Global partners of PhenomeCentral include the NIH Undiagnosed Diseases Program in the United States, CARE for RARE Australia, Finding of Rare Disease Genes (Canada), RD-Connect (Europe and Australia), and the International Rare Disease Research Consortium .

PhenomeCentral is funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Genome Canada, the Ontario Genomics Institute, as well as the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) through the Collaborative Health Research Program.


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Contact: Adrienne Vienneau
avienneau@cheo.on.ca
613-737-7600 x4144
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute
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