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DIYgenomics citizen science experiments - Macular Degeneration study

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A. Background



B. Methodology


Related research studies: 

  1. Christen, W.G. et al. Folic Acid, Pyridoxine, and Cyanocobalamin Combination Treatment and Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Women: The Women's Antioxidant and Folic Acid Cardiovascular Study. Arch Intern Med. 2009 Feb 23;169(4):335-341. (Pubmed Citation)



Data Collection: genotyping data (how to find and add your data)

Particpant rs1801133 (D,23)
rs1801131 (D,23,N)
rs492602 (D) Genotyping platform(s) Study group Date added Questionnaire
Citizen Scientist 100
AG GT   23andme-original edition Heterozygous/heterozygous 2/5/10 Incomplete
Citizen Scientist 101
Citizen Scientist 102


Data Collection: phenotype data: 

Blood tests (?): 


C. Findings


D. Conclusions and Significance

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