Genome-wide association study and meta-analysis in Northern European populations replicate multiple colorectal cancer risk loci

Tomas Tanskanen, Linda van den Berg, Niko Valimaki, Mervi Aavikko, Eivind Ness-Jensen, Kristian Hveem, Yvonne Wettergren, Elinor Bexe Lindskog, Neeme Tonisson, Andres Metspalu, Kaisa Silander, Giulia Orlando, Philip J. Law, Sari Tuupanen, Alexandra E. Gylfe, Ulrika A. Hanninen, Tatiana Cajuso, Johanna Kondelin, Antti-Pekka Sarin, Eero PukkalaPekka Jousilahti, Veikko Salomaa, Samuli Ripatti, Aarno Palotie, Heikki Jarvinen, Laura Renkonen-Sinisalo, Anna Lepisto, Jan Bohm, Jukka-Pekka Mecklin, Nada A. Al-Tassan, Claire Palles, Lynn Martin, Ella Barclay, Albert Tenesa, Susan M. Farrington, Maria N. Timofeeva, Brian F. Meyer, Salma M. Wakil, Harry Campbell, Christopher G. Smith, Shelley Idziaszczyk, Tim S. Maughan, Richard Kaplan, Rachel Kerr, David Kerr, Daniel D. Buchanan, Aung K. Win, John Hopper, Mark A. Jenkins, Polly A. Newcomb, Steve Gallinger, David Conti, Fredrick R. Schumacher, Graham Casey, Jeremy P. Cheadle, Malcolm G. Dunlop, Ian P. Tomlinson, Richard S. Houlston, Kimmo Palin, Lauri A. Aaltonen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Cancer
Volume142
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)540-546
Number of pages7
ISSN0020-7136
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • colorectal cancer
  • genetic predisposition to disease
  • genome-wide association study
  • single-nucleotide polymorphism
  • SUSCEPTIBILITY LOCUS
  • COMMON VARIATION
  • CHROMOSOME 8Q24
  • COLON-CANCER
  • MIXED-MODEL
  • EFFICIENT
  • SCAN
  • IMPUTATION
  • VARIANTS
  • DISEASE
  • 3122 Cancers

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