Genome-wide enrichment analysis between endometriosis and obesity-related traits reveals novel susceptibility loci

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Rahmioglu, Nilufer ; Macgregor, Stuart ; Drong, Alexander W. ; Hedman, Åsa K. ; Harris, Holly R. ; Randall, Joshua C. ; Prokopenko, Inga ; Nyholt, Dale R. ; Morris, Andrew P. ; Montgomery, Grant W. ; Missmer, Stacey A. ; Lindgren, Cecilia M. ; Zondervan, Krina T. (2015)
  • Publisher: Uppsala universitet, Science for Life Laboratory, SciLifeLab
  • Journal: volume 24, issue 4, pages 1,185-1,199 (issn: 0964-6906, eissn: 1460-2083)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4576730, doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddu516., doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddu516
  • Subject: Molecular Biology | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2716 | fi=Biolääketieteet | en=Biomedicine| | Genetics(clinical) | Genetics | Medical Genetics | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1300/1311 | Medicinsk genetik | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1300/1312 | Association Studies Articles

<p>Endometriosis is a chronic inflammatory condition in women that results in pelvic pain and subfertility, and has been associated with decreased body mass index (BMI). Genetic variants contributing to the heritable component have started to emerge from genome-wide ass... View more