Identification of a pleiotropic locus on chromosome 7q for a composite left ventricular wall thickness factor and body mass index: The HyperGEN Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Body Mass Index
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 7
  • Heart Ventricles
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • Our study suggests that a region on chromosome 7 contains pleiotropic genes contributing to the variations of both LV wall thickness and BMI in whites.

publication date

  • May 9, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2692848

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1471-2350-10-40

PubMed ID

  • 19426520

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 40

volume

  • 10