Identification of independent association signals and putative functional variants for breast cancer risk through fine-scale mapping of the 12p11 locus Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 12
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Genome-Wide Association Study

abstract

  • This study identified four independent association signals at 12p11 and revealed potentially functional variants, providing additional insights into the underlying biological mechanism(s) for the association observed between variants at 12p11 and breast cancer risk.

authors

publication date

  • June 21, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4962376

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s13058-016-0718-0

PubMed ID

  • 27459855

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 64

volume

  • 18

number

  • 1