The GWAS Diversity Monitor tracks diversity by disease in real time

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Fig. 1: A static representation of the GWAS Diversity Monitor.

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The data described in this manuscript come solely from the NHGRI-EBI Catalog of published GWAS (otherwise known as the ‘GWAS Catalog’) available at Full and unreserved attribution is made to the GWAS Catalog team both here and on the dashboard itself, and re-use of their data is subject to the terms of use for EMBL-EBI services.

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The code powering the dashboard is available on Zenodo (; and GitHub (


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M.C.M. is supported by ERC grants 615603 and 835079, and both M.C.M. and C.R. are supported by The Leverhulme Trust, Leverhulme Centre for Demographic Science. C.R. is supported by a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship. Additional acknowledgements are available on the dashboard.

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The authors jointly designed the study. C.R. built a prototype of the online dashboard, which was redesigned by M.C.M. and C.R. in collaboration with Global Initiative. M.C.M. wrote the main manuscript and supplementary material, which was revised jointly by both authors.

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Correspondence to Melinda C. Mills.

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Mills, M.C., Rahal, C. The GWAS Diversity Monitor tracks diversity by disease in real time. Nat Genet 52, 242–243 (2020).

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