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PloS one DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0036473

Multi-Ethnic Analysis of Lipid-Associated Loci: The NHLBI CARe Project.

Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsMusunuru, K, Romaine, SP, Lettre, G, Wilson, JG, Volcik, KA, Tsai, MY, Taylor HA, J, Schreiner, PJ, Rotter, JI, Rich, SS, Redline, S, Psaty, BM, Papanicolaou, GJ, Ordovas, JM, Liu, K, Krauss, RM, Glazer, NL, Gabriel, SB, Fornage, M, Cupples, LA, Buxbaum, SG, Boerwinkle, E, Ballantyne, CM, Kathiresan, S, Rader, DJ
JournalPloS one
Volume7
Issue5
Pagese36473
Date Published2012/01/01
Abstract

Whereas it is well established that plasma lipid levels have substantial heritability within populations, it remains unclear how many of the genetic determinants reported in previous studies (largely performed in European American cohorts) are relevant in different ethnicities.

URLhttp://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0036473
DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0036473
Pubmed

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22629316?dopt=Abstract