Blue-eyed North, brown-eyed South: Genetic differences between the Dutch as a function of geography
Aug. 2, 2013, 11:35 a.m.

NRC and NRC Next both paid attention to the recent publication “Population structure, migration, and diversifying selection in the Netherlands” in the European Journal of Human Genetics. Abdel Abdellaoui and colleagues explored… Read more

Genome wide migraine research provides robust results
July 8, 2013, 3:39 p.m.

An international study has yielded five new genetic regions that are linked to migraine. It is the largest genome-wide study of migraine up to now. Prof. Arn van den Maagdenberg is the principal investigator of the CMSB research… Read more

25 years Netherlands Twin Register
May 22, 2013, 2:55 p.m.

The Netherlands Twin Register (NTR), established in 1987 at the VU in Amsterdam, is a large data collection in which twins and their family members take part. The data provide insight into the causes of differences between… Read more