Joint associations of 61 genetic variants in the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes with subclinical atherosclerosis in American Indians: A gene-family analysis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Genetic Variation
  • Indians, North American
  • Multigene Family
  • Receptors, Nicotinic

abstract

  • Genetic variants in the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor gene family jointly contribute to subclinical atherosclerosis in American Indians who participated in the SHFS. These variants may influence the susceptibility of atherosclerosis through pathways other than cigarette smoking per se.

publication date

  • February 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3878644

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.112.963967

PubMed ID

  • 23264444

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 89

end page

  • 96

volume

  • 6

number

  • 1