Surveillance for the prevention of chronic diseases through information association

  title={Surveillance for the prevention of chronic diseases through information association},
  author={Juliana Tarossi Pollettini and Jos{\'e} Augusto Baranauskas and Evandro E. S. Ruiz and Maria da Graça Pimentel and Alessandra Alaniz Macedo},
  booktitle={BMC Medical Genomics},
Research on Genomic medicine has suggested that the exposure of patients to early life risk factors may induce the development of chronic diseases in adulthood, as the presence of premature risk factors can influence gene expression. The large number of scientific papers published in this research area makes it difficult for the healthcare professional to keep up with individual results and to establish association between them. Therefore, in our work we aim at building a computational system… CONTINUE READING


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