Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to eMERGE’s “Frequently Asked Questions” page.

Click on each question below to expand and learn more about each topic:

What is the eMERGE Network?

 

What are eMERGE’s aims?

 

What are eMERGE’s goals?

 

How is eMERGE organized?

 

The eMERGE Network is comprised of which institutions?

 

What are the workgroups and their goals?

 

What is the difference between eMERGE I, eMERGE II, and eMERGE III?

 

Frequently used terminology

 

Informative publications

 

In the News

Here's what's happening with eMerge:

08
MAY

The eMERGE Network is excited to share that the MCS NT304, Predictive Utility of Polygenic Risk Scores for Coronary Heart Disease in the eMERGE Network; was published...

24
MAR

Two companion RFAs for the PRS Diversity Consortium are now published:

  • Polygenic Risk Score (PRS) Methods and Analysis...

27
FEB

Notice to Encourage Eligible NHGRI Awardees to Apply for PA-18-906 "Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research”

The Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) on Development of Statistical, Population Genetics, and Computational Methods Related to Polygenic Prediction of Health and Disease in...