About

The Genome of the Netherlands is a consortium funded as part of the Netherlands Biobanking and Biomolecular Research Infrastructure (BBMRI-NL). The work is done by the UMCGLUMCErasmus MCVU university and UMCU, led by Professor Cisca Wijmenga. Samples where contributed by LifeLinesThe Leiden Longevity StudyThe Netherlands Twin Registry (NTR), The Rotterdam studies, and The Genetic Research in Isolated Populations program. All the sequencing work is done by BGI Hong Kong. All the sequencing work is done by BGI Hong Kong.

       

Participants

STEERING COMMITTEE

Cisca Wijmenga (PI), Morris Swertz, P. Eline Slagboom, Gertjan B. van Ommen, Cornelia M. van Duijn, Jasper A. Bovenberg (ELSI), Dorret I. Boomsma, Paul I.W. de Bakker

BIOBANKS AND SAMPLE MANAGEMENT

  • Leiden Longevity Study: Marian Beekman, Anton J.M. de Craen, P. Eline Slagboom, H. Eka D. Suchiman
  • Netherlands Twin Register: Dorret I. Boomsma, Gonneke Willemsen
  • LifeLines Cohort Study: Behrooz Z. Alizadeh, Paul I.W. de Bakker, H. Marike Boezen, Pim van der Harst, Gerjan Navis, Marianne Rots, Salome Scholtens, Harold Snieder, Ronald P. Stolk, Morris Swertz, Bruce H.R. Wolffenbuttel, Cisca Wijmenga
  • Rotterdam and Erasmus Rucphen Studies: Cornelia M. van Duijn, Albert Hofman, Aaron Isaacs, Ben Oostra, Fernando Rivadeneira, Andre G. Uitterlinden
SEQUENCING
  • BGI: Qibin Li, Yingrui Li, Yuanping Du, Ruoyan Chen, Hongzhi Cao, Ning Li, Sujie Cao, Jun Wang
  • Pfizer: Steven J. Pitts, Shobha Potluri, Purnima Sundar, David R. Cox

ANALYSIS

University Medical Center Utrecht: Paul I.W. de Bakker (Co-Chair), Laurent C. Francioli, Sara L. Pulit, Androniki Menelaou, Clara C. Elbers, Jessica van Setten, Jan H. Veldink, Leonard H. van den Berg, Wigard P. Kloosterman, Isaäc J. Nijman, Ivo Renkens
University Medical Center Groningen: Morris Swertz (Co-Chair), Freerk van Dijk, Pieter B.T. Neerincx, Patrick Deelen, Alexandros Kanterakis, Martijn Dijkstra, Heorhiy Byelas, K. Joeri van der Velde, Victor Guryev
Leiden University Medical Center: Kai Ye, Eric-Wubbo Lameijer, Martijn Vermaat, Jeroen F.J. Laros, Johan T. den Dunnen, Peter de Knijff
Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam: Vyacheslav Koval, Lennart C. Karssen, Karol Estrada, Elisabeth M. van Leeuwen, Carolina Medina-Gomez, Najaf Amin, Mannis van Oven, Manfred Kayser
VU University Amsterdam: Jouke-Jan Hottenga, Matthijs Kattenberg, Abdel Abdellaoui
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center: Jayne Y. Hehir-Kwa, Joep de Ligt
Netherlands Bioinformatics Centre: David van Enckevort, Hailiang Mei
Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica: Tobias Marschall, Alexander Schönhuth
Academic Medical Center Amsterdam: Barbera D.C. van Schaik
SurfSARA: Jan Bot

COLLABORATORS

Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT: Shamil R. Sunyaev, Adam Kiezun, Paz Polak, Mashaal Sohail, Dana Vuzman, David Reich, Steven A. McCarroll, Robert E. Handsaker, Mark A. Depristo, Eric Banks, Ryan Poplin, Kiran Garimella
Columbia University: Itsik Pe’er, Pier Francesco Palamara
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology: Mingkun Li, Mark Stoneking
University of Washington at Seattle: Evan E. Eichler, Fereydoun Hormozdiari
University of Pennsylvania at Philadelphia: Benjamin F. Voight

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