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J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Dec 19. pii: S0091-6749(18)32779-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2018.11.037. [Epub ahead of print]

Large-scale, multi-ethnic genome-wide association study identifies novel loci contributing to asthma susceptibility in adults.

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1
Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
2
PRecisiOn Medicine Translational Research (PROMoTeR) Center, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA.
3
Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA.
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Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Partners Center for Personalized Medicine, Partners Health Care, Boston, MA.
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Departments of Environmental Health, and Genetics and Complex Diseases, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston MA.
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Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
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Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; PRecisiOn Medicine Translational Research (PROMoTeR) Center, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA. Electronic address: Ann.Wu@childrens.harvard.edu.

Abstract

In this large, multi-ethnic GWAS of asthma, we identified novel associations with potential functional relevance for asthma susceptibility in older adults of diverse racial backgrounds.

KEYWORDS:

GERA; adult; asthma; large-scale GWAS

PMID:
30578877
DOI:
10.1016/j.jaci.2018.11.037

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