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Integrating Genetic, Transcriptional, and Functional Analyses to Identify Five Novel Genes for Atrial Fibrillation.

Publication TypeJournal Article
AuthorsSinner, MF, Tucker NR, Lunetta KL, Ozaki K., Smith JG, Trompet S., Bis JC, Lin H., Chung MK, Nielsen JB, Lubitz SA, Krijthe BP, Magnani JW, Ye J., Gollob MH, Tsunoda T., Müller-Nurasyid M., Lichtner P., Peters A., Dolmatova E., Kubo M., Smith JD, Psaty BM, Smith NL, Jukema JW, Chasman DI, Albert CM, Ebana Y., Furukawa T., MacFarlane P., Harris TB, Darbar D., Dörr M., Holst AG, Svendsen JH, Hofman A., Uitterlinden A., Gudnason V., Isobe M., Malik R., Dichgans M., Rosand J., Van Wagoner DR, METASTROKE Consortium, AFGen Consortium, Benjamin EJ, Milan DJ, Melander O., Heckbert S., Ford I., Liu Y., Barnard J., Olesen MS, Stricker BH, Tanaka T., Kääb S., and Ellinor PT
Abstract-Atrial fibrillation (AF) affects over 30 million individuals worldwide and is associated with an increased risk of stroke, heart failure, and death. AF is highly heritable, yet the genetic basis for the arrhythmia remains incompletely understood.
Year of Publication2014
JournalCirculation
Date Published (YYYY/MM/DD)2014/08/14
ISSN Number0009-7322
DOI10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.009892
PubMedhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25124494?dopt=Abstract