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Cumulative impact of common genetic variants and other risk factors on colorectal cancer risk in 42,103 individuals.

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OBJECTIVE: Colorectal cancer (CRC) has a substantial heritable component. Common genetic variation has been shown to contribute to CRC risk. A study was conducted in a large multi-population study to assess the feasibility of CRC risk prediction using common genetic variant data combined with other risk factors. A risk prediction model was built and applied to the Scottish population using available data. DESIGN: Nine populations of European descent were studied to develop and validate CRC ri...

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10.1136/gutjnl-2011-300537

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Journal:
Gut
Volume:
62
Issue:
6
Pages:
871-881
Publication date:
2013-06-05
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EISSN:
1468-3288
ISSN:
0017-5749
URN:
uuid:9b04f7da-41ca-4dd4-96dd-648fe311e7e4
Source identifiers:
322843
Local pid:
pubs:322843

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