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This GWAS dataset contains cases and controls collected by the Knight ADRC at Washington University.
WASHU1 is a GWAS dataset used in the replication stage of the ADGC Naj et al. meta-analysis from 2011. It is one of the five cohorts assembled by ADGC to replicate genetic variant findings in LOAD.
Detailed information about the dataset is provided in the following document: NG00030_WashU_README.txt
This dataset is part of the Knight ADRC Collection. Other datasets in this collection can be found at: https://www.niagads.org/knight-adrc-collection
This work was supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health (R01AG044546, P01AG003991, RF1AG053303, R01AG058501, U01AG058922, RF1AG058501 and R01AG057777). The recruitment and clinical characterization of research participants at Washington University were supported by NIH P50 AG05681, P01 AG03991, and P01 AG026276. This work was supported by access to equipment made possible by the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders, and the Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine.
We thank the contributors who collected samples used in this study, as well as patients and their families, whose help and participation made this work possible. This work was supported by access to equipment made possible by the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders, and the Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine.