Institut for Biomedicin

Preben Bo Mortensen

Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region

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Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region. / Njølstad, Pål Rasmus; Andreassen, Ole Andreas; Brunak, Søren; Børglum, Anders D; Dillner, Joakim; Esko, Tõnu; Franks, Paul W; Freimer, Nelson; Groop, Leif; Heimer, Hakon; Hougaard, David M; Hovig, Eivind; Hveem, Kristian; Jalanko, Anu; Kaprio, Jaakko; Knudsen, Gun Peggy; Melbye, Mads; Metspalu, Andres; Mortensen, Preben Bo; Palmgren, Juni; Palotie, Aarno; Reed, Wenche; Stefánsson, Hreinn; Stitziel, Nathan O; Sullivan, Patrick F; Thorsteinsdóttir, Unnur; Vaudel, Marc; Vuorio, Eero; Werge, Thomas; Stoltenberg, Camilla; Stefánsson, Kári.

I: Nature Genetics, Bind 51, Nr. 6, 06.2019, s. 924-930.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskrift/Konferencebidrag i tidsskrift /Bidrag til avisKommentar/debatForskningpeer review

Harvard

Njølstad, PR, Andreassen, OA, Brunak, S, Børglum, AD, Dillner, J, Esko, T, Franks, PW, Freimer, N, Groop, L, Heimer, H, Hougaard, DM, Hovig, E, Hveem, K, Jalanko, A, Kaprio, J, Knudsen, GP, Melbye, M, Metspalu, A, Mortensen, PB, Palmgren, J, Palotie, A, Reed, W, Stefánsson, H, Stitziel, NO, Sullivan, PF, Thorsteinsdóttir, U, Vaudel, M, Vuorio, E, Werge, T, Stoltenberg, C & Stefánsson, K 2019, 'Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region', Nature Genetics, bind 51, nr. 6, s. 924-930. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41588-019-0391-1

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Njølstad, P. R., Andreassen, O. A., Brunak, S., Børglum, A. D., Dillner, J., Esko, T., Franks, P. W., Freimer, N., Groop, L., Heimer, H., Hougaard, D. M., Hovig, E., Hveem, K., Jalanko, A., Kaprio, J., Knudsen, G. P., Melbye, M., Metspalu, A., Mortensen, P. B., ... Stefánsson, K. (2019). Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region. Nature Genetics, 51(6), 924-930. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41588-019-0391-1

CBE

Njølstad PR, Andreassen OA, Brunak S, Børglum AD, Dillner J, Esko T, Franks PW, Freimer N, Groop L, Heimer H, Hougaard DM, Hovig E, Hveem K, Jalanko A, Kaprio J, Knudsen GP, Melbye M, Metspalu A, Mortensen PB, Palmgren J, Palotie A, Reed W, Stefánsson H, Stitziel NO, Sullivan PF, Thorsteinsdóttir U, Vaudel M, Vuorio E, Werge T, Stoltenberg C, Stefánsson K. 2019. Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region. Nature Genetics. 51(6):924-930. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41588-019-0391-1

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Vancouver

Njølstad PR, Andreassen OA, Brunak S, Børglum AD, Dillner J, Esko T o.a. Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region. Nature Genetics. 2019 jun;51(6):924-930. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41588-019-0391-1

Author

Njølstad, Pål Rasmus ; Andreassen, Ole Andreas ; Brunak, Søren ; Børglum, Anders D ; Dillner, Joakim ; Esko, Tõnu ; Franks, Paul W ; Freimer, Nelson ; Groop, Leif ; Heimer, Hakon ; Hougaard, David M ; Hovig, Eivind ; Hveem, Kristian ; Jalanko, Anu ; Kaprio, Jaakko ; Knudsen, Gun Peggy ; Melbye, Mads ; Metspalu, Andres ; Mortensen, Preben Bo ; Palmgren, Juni ; Palotie, Aarno ; Reed, Wenche ; Stefánsson, Hreinn ; Stitziel, Nathan O ; Sullivan, Patrick F ; Thorsteinsdóttir, Unnur ; Vaudel, Marc ; Vuorio, Eero ; Werge, Thomas ; Stoltenberg, Camilla ; Stefánsson, Kári. / Roadmap for a precision-medicine initiative in the Nordic region. I: Nature Genetics. 2019 ; Bind 51, Nr. 6. s. 924-930.

Bibtex

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AU - Dillner, Joakim

AU - Esko, Tõnu

AU - Franks, Paul W

AU - Freimer, Nelson

AU - Groop, Leif

AU - Heimer, Hakon

AU - Hougaard, David M

AU - Hovig, Eivind

AU - Hveem, Kristian

AU - Jalanko, Anu

AU - Kaprio, Jaakko

AU - Knudsen, Gun Peggy

AU - Melbye, Mads

AU - Metspalu, Andres

AU - Mortensen, Preben Bo

AU - Palmgren, Juni

AU - Palotie, Aarno

AU - Reed, Wenche

AU - Stefánsson, Hreinn

AU - Stitziel, Nathan O

AU - Sullivan, Patrick F

AU - Thorsteinsdóttir, Unnur

AU - Vaudel, Marc

AU - Vuorio, Eero

AU - Werge, Thomas

AU - Stoltenberg, Camilla

AU - Stefánsson, Kári

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