Missing in Action: African Ancestry Brain Research.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Individuals of African ancestry have been starkly underrepresented in the pursuit of personalized medicine for brain illnesses. The African Ancestry Neuroscience Research Initiative will seek to generate much-needed brain gene and protein expression profiles for people of African ancestry.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Weinberger, DR; Dzirasa, K; Crumpton-Young, LL

Published Date

  • August 5, 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 107 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 407 - 411

PubMed ID

  • 32710819

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC7380218

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-4199

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.neuron.2020.07.008


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States