GWAS

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Genome-wide association study of porcine hematological parameters in a Large White x Minzhu F2 resource population.
A quantitative-trait genome-wide association study of alcoholism risk in the community: findings and implications.
Data source: The genome-wide association study comprised 33,332 cases and 27,888 controls, all of European ancestry.
Schizophrenia Psychiatric Genome-Wide Association Study (GWAS) Consortium.
Genome-wide association study identifies five susceptibility loci for glioma.
This collaborative, the Psychiatric Genome-Wide Association Study Consortium (PGC), reported in the September online edition of the journal Nature Genetics that it has discovered that common genetic variants contribute to a person's risk of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
To clarify the genetic origins of adult asthma, the research group conducted a genome-wide association study on 1532 adult patients and 3,304 controls.
In the largest genome-wide association study, or GWAS, ever conducted in Alzheimer's research, investigators studied DNA samples from more than 56,000 study participants and analyzed shared data sets to detect gene variations that may have subtle effects on the risk for developing Alzheimer's.
Common genetic determinants of vitamin D insufficiency: a genome-wide association study, Lancet.
In the first stage, they combined data from nine sources, including the Mayo AD genome-wide association study.
Among their topics are monitoring insulin-stimulated production of signaling lipids at the plasma membrane, adenoviral gene transfer into isolated pancreated islets, using reporter genes to study promoters of the androgen receptor, chromosome-wide analysis of protein binding and modifications, detecting proteins sumoylated in vivo and in vitro, identifying alternative transcripts using the rapid amplification of cDNA ends, reporter mice for studying intracellular receptor activity, markers of oxidative stress and sperm chromatin integrity, and planning and executing a genome-wide association study.
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