Variants in ZFHX3 are associated with atrial fibrillation in individuals of European ancestry

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Benjamin, Emelia J.; Rice, Kenneth M.; Arking, Dan E.; Pfeufer, Arne; van Noord, Charlotte; Smith, Albert V.; Schnabel, Renate B.; Bis, Joshua C.; Boerwinkle, Eric; Sinner, Moritz F.; Dehghan, Abbas; Lubitz, Steven A.; D’Agostino, Ralph B.; Lumley, Thomas; Ehret, Georg B.; Heeringa, Jan; Aspelund, Thor; Newton-Cheh, Christopher; Larson, Martin G.; Marciante, Kristin D.; Soliman, Elsayed Z.; Rivadeneira, Fernando; Wang, Thomas J.; Eiriksdottir, Gudny; Levy, Daniel; Psaty, Bruce M.; Li, Man; Chamberlain, Alanna M.; Hofman, Albert; Vasan, Ramachandran S.; ... view all 51 authors
(2009)

We conducted meta-analyses of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) for atrial fibrillation (AF) in participants from five community-based cohorts. Meta-analyses of 896 prevalent (15,768 referents) and 2,517 incident (21,337 referents) AF cases identified a novel locus... View more