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Shared Genetic Susceptibility to Ischemic Stroke and Coronary Artery Disease: A Genome-Wide Analysis of Common Variants.

Publication TypeJournal Article
AuthorsDichgans, M., Malik R., König IR, Rosand J., Clarke R., Gretarsdottir S., Thorleifsson G., Mitchell BD, Assimes TL, Levi C., Odonnell CJ, Fornage M., Thorsteinsdottir U., Psaty BM, Hengstenberg C., Seshadri S., Erdmann J., Bis JC, Peters A., Boncoraglio GB, März W., Meschia JF, Kathiresan S., Ikram MA, McPherson R., Stefansson K., Sudlow C., Reilly MP, Thompson JR, Sharma P., Hopewell JC, Chambers JC, Watkins H., Rothwell PM, Roberts R., Markus HS, Samani NJ, Farrall M., Schunkert H., the METASTROKE Consortium; the CARDIoGRAM consortium; the C4D consortium; the International Stroke Genetics Consortium, and authors Collaborators/second tier of
AbstractIschemic stroke (IS) and coronary artery disease (CAD) share several risk factors and each has a substantial heritability. We conducted a genome-wide analysis to evaluate the extent of shared genetic determination of the two diseases.
Year of Publication2013
JournalStroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Date Published (YYYY/MM/DD)2013/11/21
ISSN Number0039-2499
DOI10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.002707
PubMedhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24262325?dopt=Abstract