Infectious diseases and severe injuries affect millions of people around the world every year. Most cases are mild, but some people develop life-threatening illness. Our genes (or DNA) determine how vulnerable we are to critical illness. By comparing DNA between critically-ill patients and members of the general population, we aim to discover specific genes that might control the processes that lead to life-threatening illness.
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