TCU Study Engages Tribal Communities in Genomics Research

Tribal College Journal | Volume 29, No. 4, Summer 2018 | April 24, 2018

Less than 1% of participants in genomics research are of American Indian descent, reflecting a variety of factors including misconduct by researchers, under-recruitment, and perceived lack of clinical utility. Yet, many women of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians in Belcourt, North Dakota, have participated in the Preeclampsia and Genetics Study since it began 15 years ago. | Read the article here