GeneEd Web, developed and maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Human Genome Institute (NHGRI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is a safe and useful resource for students and teachers in grades 9 – 12 to learn genetics. The Web site allows the user to explore topics such as Cell Biology, DNA, Genes, Chromosomes, Heredity/Inheritance Patterns, Epigenetics/Inheritance and the Environment, Genetic Conditions, Evolution, Biostatistics, Biotechnology, DNA Forensics, and Top Issues in Genetics.
Dedicated to children with genetic conditions that cause sudden cardiac arrest and their families.
NIH is the largest source of funding for medical research in the world, with research focusing on particular diseases or body systems.
NHIC is a health information referral service putting health professionals and consumers who have health questions in touch with those organizations that are best able to provide answers.
This website provides a variety of health information on general health topics or prevention information specific for your age and sex.
CDC collaborates to create the expertise, information and tools people and communities need to protect their health through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability and preparedness for new health threats.
A directory of informational websites from the National Institute of Health on a variety of genetic conditions from facts to testing and clinical studies.
The world’s leading nonprofit health advocacy organization committed to transforming health through genetics. Our open network connects members of parent and family groups, community organizations, disease-specific advocacy organizations, professional societies, educational institutions, corporations, and government agencies to create novel partnerships. We actively engage in improving access to information for individuals, families and communities, while supporting the translation of research into services.
This collection of articles from NCBI discusses genes and the diseases they cause. For each genetic disorder, the underlying mutation is discussed, along with clinical features and links to online resources.
This online directory compiled by the Mountain States Genetics Foundation lists available online support groups for numerous genetic conditions and disabilities alphabetically or by disease/condition.