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role of societal level factors in understanding heart disease

There are strong areal relationships with the rate of heart disease. the Allofus design can help distinguish individual genetic risk and behaviors from the role of social factors. it is essential, however, that the data set include sufficient areal data and information (such as zip code and census track) to support such analyses. The information that links to societal level data needs to be collected repeatedly and be widely available. Privacy can be protect through data enclaves.



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Idea No. 524