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    Genetics studies help elucidating mechanisms of Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs). The new JHG web focus features CVDs with 11 special articles introducing latest studies around CVDs. Topics such as genetics of congenial heart disease, hereditary large vessel diseases and cardiomyopathy are discussed.

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    Featuring seven review articles specially solicited from the leading researchers of the field, the special section in theJournal of Human GeneticsNovember issue focuses on Human Immune System Diversity and its Implications in Diseases. In order to make these special contents widely available, we are making these papers freely available until January 2016.

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    This Editor's Choice web focus presents a range of research papers and review articles on popular topics in human genetics, including next generation sequencing (NGS), the molecular basis of genetic diseases, and population genetics — all drawn from the pages of the Journal of Human Genetics(JHG).

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    Welcome to the JHG Reviews collection - a selection of recently published Reviews on various topics in Human Genetics studies. This collection is freely available until January 2016 and features some important articles from the past collection of reviews on pharmacogenomics and epidemiology, or comprehensive review on the impact of wholeexome sequencing.

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    The special section on epigenomics in the July 2013 issue of Journal of Human Geneticsfeatures review and original articles by top-level epigenetic researchers covers various topics of epigenetic research, both basic and clinical.

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    The Journal of Human Geneticsis pleased to present its first "special section" in the June issue of the journal. These special sections are designed to bring together collections of papers on specific topics of interest; guest editors curate the section, inviting contributions from leading researchers in the field. The topic of the first special section is pharmacogenomics, featuring eight articles on the current state of pharmacogenomics research and its implementation in the clinic.

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    The Journal of Human Geneticsis delighted to present the latest from the Series on Biomedical Genomics, a Web Focus on Cancer. The Focus includes reports covering genetic research into identifying risk and associations with Breast Cancer, lung squamous cell carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, and cervical cancer in different populations, such as Korean, Chinese, Japanese and Amerindian.

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    The Journal of Human Geneticsis delighted to present the third Web Focus in the Series on Biomedical Genomics, highlighting the topic of Neuropsychiatric Disease. This Focus includes the latest research on neurological and psychiatric diseases such as schizophrenia, psychotic depression, autism, epilepsy, and a variety of cognitive disorders.

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    The Journal of Human Geneticsis delighted to present the third Web Focus in the Series on Biomedical Genomics, highlighting the topic of Obesity and Diabetes. This Focus includes the latest research on obesity and diabetes, such as a report on the different variation of genes, common variants or polymorphisms that are associated with type-2 diabetes, comparative association studies between specific gene variants or polymorphisms with type-2 diabetes and obesity in different populations.

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    As the leading genetics journals based in the Asia-Pacific region, the Journal of Human Geneticsis delighted to present the second Web Focus in the Series on Biomedical Genomics highlighting the topic of Cardiovascular Disease. The current Web Focus features a collection of the latest original and review articles on cardiovascular diseases, such as myocardial infarction, stroke, atherosclerosis, aortic aneurysm, cardiomyopathy, heart failure and hypertension.

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    The Journal of Human Geneticsis delighted to feature Commentaries, which provide narratives of interpretation, evaluation and opinion from area experts about the topics discussed in articles appeared in the same or recent issues of the journal. This web focus provides you with free access to a selected ‘set’ of commentary and commented articles published from recent issues. You are invited to view full text of these articles and check how research experts have described and commented on these original articles, and how their comments may differ from your own thoughts and opinions.

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    As the leading genetics journals based in the Asia Pacific region, Journal of Human Geneticspromotes research spanning the breadth of human genetics, including medical genetics and genomics. We are proud to present the Medical Genetics Series Web Focus, a collection of the latest original and review articles on medical genetics. The first collection represents some of the most downloaded, highly cited articles published to date in the journal in a wide scope of medical genetics.