International Headache Genetics Consortium
International Headache Genetics Consortium (IHGC) is a multinational research collaboration studying genetic causes and background of headache and related disorders. It aims to boost research in this area by bringing together the increasing wealth of well-characterised genetic information and high quality diagnostic data, as well as analysis expertise, to discover basis for future treatments. It is funded by a variety of organisations including the Wellcome Trust (UK) and the National Institutes of Health (US).
Researchers identify new gene variants associated with the most common form of migraine... [read more]