Identification of rs671, a common variant of ALDH2, as a gout susceptibility locus

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Sakiyama, Masayuki; Matsuo, Hirotaka; Nakaoka, Hirofumi; Yamamoto, Ken; Nakayama, Akiyoshi; Nakamura, Takahiro; Kawai, Sayo; Okada, Rieko; Ooyama, Hiroshi; Shimizu, Toru; Shinomiya, Nariyoshi;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports,volume 6 (issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/srep25360, pmc: PMC4867610
  • Subject: Article
    mesheuropmc: congenital, hereditary, and neonatal diseases and abnormalities | musculoskeletal diseases | nutritional and metabolic diseases

Gout is a common disease resulting from hyperuricemia. Recently, a genome-wide association study identified an association between gout and a single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) rs2188380, located on an intergenic region between MYL2 and CUX2 on chromosome 12. However,... View more
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