A gene-centric study of common carotid artery remodelling

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Harrison, Seamus C. ; Zabaneh, Delilah ; Asselbergs, Folkert W. ; Drenos, Fotios ; Jones, Gregory T. ; Shah, Sonia ; Gertow, Karl ; Sennblad, Bengt ; Strawbridge, Rona J. ; Gigante, Bruna ; Holewijn, Suzanne ; De Graaf, Jacqueline ; Vermeulen, Sita ; Folkersen, Lasse ; van Rij, Andre M. ; Baldassarre, Damiano ; Veglia, Fabrizio ; Talmud, Philippa J. ; Deanfield, John E. ; Agu, Obi ; Kivimaki, Mika ; Kumari, Meena ; Bown, Matthew J. ; Nyyssonen, Kristiina ; Rauramaa, Rainer ; Smit, Andries J. ; Franco-Cereceda, Anders ; Giral, Philippe ; Mannarino, Elmo ; Silveira, Angela ... view all 45 authors (2013)
  • Journal: ATHEROSCLEROSIS, volume 226, issue 2, pages 440-446 (issn: 0021-9150, eissn: 1879-1484)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.11.002, pmc: PMC3573227
  • Subject: /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2705 | Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine | Vascular remodelling | Genome-wide association studies | Carotid artery | Article | Abdominal aortic aneurysm

<p>Background: Expansive remodelling is the process of compensatory arterial enlargement in response to atherosclerotic stimuli. The genetic determinants of this process are poorly characterized.</p><p>Methods: Genetic association analyses of inter-adventitial common ca... View more
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