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.; Nyyssönen, Kristiina; Rauramaa, Rainer; Smit, Andries J.; Franco-Cereceda, Anders; Giral, Philippe; Mannarino, Elmo; Silveira, Angela; ... view all 45 authors
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Atherosclerosis,volume 226,issue 2,pages440-446 (issn: 0021-9150, eissn: 1879-1484)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3573227, doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.11.002
  • Subject: ATHEROSCLEROSIS | METAANALYSIS | Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine | CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE | Article | Abdominal aortic aneurysm | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2705 | INTIMA-MEDIA THICKNESS | 2ND MANIFESTATIONS | DIAMETER | ABDOMINAL AORTIC-ANEURYSM | Vascular remodelling | RISK | GENOME-WIDE ASSOCIATION | BLOOD-PRESSURE | Genome-wide association studies | Carotid artery

<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