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Increased support for linkage of a novel locus on chromosome 5q13 for essential hypertension in the British Genetics of Hypertension Study.

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Human hypertension arises from a combination of genetic factors and lifestyle influences. With cardiovascular disease set to become the number 1 cause of death worldwide, it is important to understand the etiologic mechanisms for hypertension, because these might provide new routes to improved treatment. The British Genetics of Hypertension Study has recently published a primary genome screen that identified 4 chromosomal regions of interest. We have now genotyped additional markers to confir...

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Munroe, PB More by this author
Wallace, C More by this author
Marçano, AC More by this author
Dobson, RJ More by this author
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Journal:
Hypertension
Volume:
48
Issue:
1
Pages:
105-111
Publication date:
2006-07-05
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EISSN:
1524-4563
ISSN:
0194-911X
URN:
uuid:e3054acd-82c1-45aa-afbb-2a3853174a25
Source identifiers:
105121
Local pid:
pubs:105121

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