The Musculoskeletal Knowledge Portal enables browsing, searching, and analysis of human genetic and genomic information linked to musculoskeletal traits and diseases, while protecting the integrity and confidentiality of the underlying data.
The Knowledge Portal Network is an infrastructure that integrates, interprets, and presents human genetic data to spark insights into complex diseases.
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The Musculoskeletal Knowledge Portal (MSK-KP) is being developed by a team of scientists and software engineers at the Broad Institute in collaboration with the International Federation of Musculoskeletal Research Societies (IFMRS).
We welcome the involvement of interested researchers. Contact us to learn more about contributing data or collaborating with us on analyses, methods, or tool development.
The MSK-KP is a collaboration among the following organizations, which also provide funding and/or governance: