Association between chromosome 9p21 variants and the ankle-brachial index identified by a meta-analysis of 21 genome-wide association studies Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Ankle Brachial Index
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 9
  • Genome-Wide Association Study

abstract

  • Genome-wide association studies in more than 40 000 individuals identified 1 genome wide significant association on chromosome 9p21 with ABI. Two candidate genes for PAD and 1 SNP for coronary artery disease are associated with ABI.

authors

publication date

  • February 2012

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3303225

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.111.961292

PubMed ID

  • 22199011

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 100

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 5

number

  • 1