Twenty-eight genetic loci associated with ST-T-wave amplitudes of the electrocardiogram

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Verweij, Niek; Mateo Leach, Irene; Isaacs, Aaron; Arking, Dan E.; Bis, Joshua C.; Pers, Tune H.; Van Den Berg, Marten E.; Lyytikäinen, Leo-Pekka; Barnett, Phil; Wang, Xinchen; Soliman, Elsayed Z.; Van Duijn, Cornelia M.; Kähönen, Mika; Van Veldhuisen, Dirk J.; Kors, Jan A.; Raitakari, Olli T.; Silva, Claudia T.; Lehtimäki, Terho; Hillege, Hans L.; Hirschhorn, Joel N.; Boyer, Laurie A.; Van Gilst, Wiek H.; Alonso, Alvaro; Sotoodehnia, Nona; Eijgelsheim, Mark; De Boer, Rudolf A.; De Bakker, Paul I. W.; Franke, Lude; Van Der Harst, Pim;
(2016)

The ST-segment and adjacent T-wave (ST-T wave) amplitudes of the electrocardiogram are quantitative characteristics of cardiac repolarization. Repolarization abnormalities have been linked to ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death. We performed the first genom... View more