Advancing Psychiatric Genomics in Latin American Populations

Established in 2019 at the World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics (WCPG), the Latin American Genomics Consortium (LAGC) aims to accelerate psychiatric genetics research in Latinx populations and facilitate collaborations globally


LAGC has more than 100 active members, representing 8 different Latin American countries, Puerto Rico and the United States


LAGC is affiliated with the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (PGC), with access to US-based (n~70K) and Latin American-based cohorts (n~20K)