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Factors influencing sib risks for multiple sclerosis.

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Multiple sclerosis (MS) is now thought to be a complex trait determined by genetic and non-genetic (environmental) factors. The study group, identified from the Canadian Collaborative Project on Genetic Susceptibility to MS, consisted of 1,083 MS index cases, 2,166 of their parents and 3,112 of their sibs. The results, together with those of a previous study on an independent data set, suggest that gender, age of MS onset and having one parent with MS may individually and interactively alter ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, WTC Human Genetics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Clinical genetics
Volume:
58
Issue:
6
Pages:
431-435
Publication date:
2000-12-05
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EISSN:
1399-0004
ISSN:
0009-9163
URN:
uuid:db2bfa56-0836-4509-b471-84c92711fddc
Source identifiers:
31806
Local pid:
pubs:31806

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