The research initially focused on developing algorithms for tracking five common but serious diseases: coronary artery disease, atrial fibrillation, type 2 diabetes, inflammatory bowel disease, and breast cancer. Testing coronary artery disease, for example, involved an algorithm studying over 6.6 million different locations in a individual genome. The dataset in the study encompassed more than 400,000 people from the UK Biobank database.

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