These publications are examples of research made possible with data from CanPath and its regional cohorts.


Socio-Demographic Factors Associated With COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Among Middle-Aged Adults During the Quebec’s Vaccination Campaign

Authors: Rodolphe Jantzen, Mathieu Maltais, Philippe Broët

This study aimed to describe how socioeconomic and demographic characteristics affect vaccine hesitancy. Using data from 6,105 CARTaGENE participants, researchers found that those born outside of Canada and those with a household income under $100,000 had the greatest hesitancy.

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Exome sequencing identifies mutations in the gene TTC7A in French-Canadian cases with hereditary multiple intestinal atresia.

Authors: Mark E Samuels , Jacek Majewski, Najmeh Alirezaie, Isabel Fernandez, Ferran Casals, Natalie Patey Hélène Decaluwe, Isabelle Gosselin, Elie Haddad, Alan Hodgkinson, Youssef Idaghdour, Valerie Marchand, Jacques L Michaud Marc-André Rodrigue, Sylvie Desjardins, Stéphane Dubois, Francoise Le Deist, Philip Awadalla, Vincent Raymond,Bruno Maranda

Cogenital Multiple Intestinal Atresia is a fatal disorder that can cause organs to shutdown and obstructions in the small and large intestines. They looked a 5 different families to determine the gene structure and found that TTC7A is likely a causal gene for MIA.

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