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The International Human Epigenome Consortium: A Blueprint for Scientific Collaboration and Discovery

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Daniel Rico RodriguezORCiD



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The International Human Epigenome Consortium (IHEC) coordinates the generation of a catalog of high-resolution reference epigenomes of major primary human cell types. The studies now presented (see the Cell Press IHEC web portal at highlight the coordinated achievements of IHEC teams to gather and interpret comprehensive epigenomic datasets to gain insights in the epigenetic control of cell states relevant for human health and disease.

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Author(s): Stunnenberg HG, International-Human-Epigenome Consortium, Hirst M

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Cell

Year: 2016

Volume: 167

Issue: 5

Pages: 1145-1149

Print publication date: 17/11/2016

Online publication date: 17/11/2016

Acceptance date: 21/10/2016

Date deposited: 12/02/2019

ISSN (print): 0092-8674

ISSN (electronic): 1097-4172

Publisher: Elsevier


DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.11.007

PubMed id: 27863232


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