Candidate gene association study of coronary artery calcification in chronic kidney disease: Findings from the CRIC study (Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Vessels
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
  • Vascular Calcification

abstract

  • We identified several loci associated with CAC in CKD that also relate to MI in a general population sample. CKD imparts a high risk of CHD and may provide a useful setting for discovery of novel CHD genes and pathways.

authors

publication date

  • August 27, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3953823

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.01.103

PubMed ID

  • 23727086

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 789

end page

  • 98

volume

  • 62

number

  • 9