Funding for this research was provided by:
Israel Science Foundation (407/17)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-10-17
Received: 20 May 2019
Accepted: 27 September 2019
First Online: 17 October 2019
: S.C. is a paid consultant to MyHeritage. D.M.B. declares stock ownership and compensation from Igentify, where he serves as the Chief Executive Officer. The other authors declare no conflicts of interest.
: Access to the data was provided by The Ashkenazi Genome Consortium (TAGC).<sup>7</sup> Written informed consent was obtained from all participants and institutional review board (IRB) approval was obtained from all participating institutions. In the United States: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY; Columbia University, New York, NY; Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY; New York University, New York, NY; North Shore University Hospital–Long Island Jewish Medical Center, NY; Yale University, New Haven, CT; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. In Canada: The University of Toronto, Toronto. In Israel: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem; Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv; Rambam Medical Center, Haifa; The National Genetics Ethics Committee of the Israeli Ministry of Health. (See Supplementary InternalRef removed for references.)