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A genetic association study of D-dimer levels with 50K SNPs from a candidate gene chip in four ethnic groups.
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Authors||Weng, LC, Tang W., Rich SS, Smith NL, Redline S., O'Donnell CJ, Basu S., Reiner AP, Delaney JA, Tracy RP, Palmer CD, Young T., Yang Q., Folsom AR, and Cushman M.|
|Abstract||D-dimer, a fibrin degradation product, is related to risk of cardiovascular disease and venous thromboembolism. Genetic determinants of D-dimer are not well characterized; notably, few data have been reported for African American (AA), Asian, and Hispanic populations.|
|Year of Publication||2014|
|Date Published (YYYY/MM/DD)||2014/05/20|