The Knowledge Portal Network is a software platform and ecosystem of interconnected web portals that integrate, interpret, and present human genetic and genomic data to spark insights into complex diseases.

The Knowledge Portals:

  • aggregate comprehensive data relevant to diseases and traits;

  • harmonize and analyze the data;

  • represent the data in a way that helps researchers to distill meaning from them; and

  • provide interactive tools for custom analyses that access individual-level data in a secure manner.

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Portals on KPN

Type 2 Diabetes Knowledge Portal
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Cardiovascular Disease Knowledge Portal
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Cerebrovascular Disease Knowledge Portal
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Sleep Disorder Knowledge Portal
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ALS Knowledge Portal
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musculoskeletal knowledge portal
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What's new

We are pleased to launch a new Knowledge Portal addressing another common disease area, the Musculoskeletal Knowledge Portal (MSK-KP).

We are pleased to announce the Musculoskeletal Knowledge Portal (MSK-KP), an open-access resource that aggregates, integrates, analyzes, and displays 'omic results relevant to musculoskeletal traits and diseases. The MSK-KP will facilitate and accelerate musculoskeletal disease research by comprehensively amassing and distilling "big data" to make them accessible to all researchers.

If you missed our webinar on Thursday March 12, here is a link to view the slides.

Today's release adds several new datasets to the Type 2 Diabetes Knowledge Portal. Notable among them is the AGEN and DIAMANTE T2D GWAS dataset, including over 433,000 individuals of East Asian ancestry.