Genetic variants associated with myocardial infarction risk factors in over 8000 individuals from five ethnic groups: The INTERHEART Genetics Study.

  • Anand S
  • Xie C
  • Paré G
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Myocardial infarction (MI) is a leading cause of death globally, but specific genetic variants that influence MI and MI risk factors have not been assessed on a global basis.

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  • Alleles
  • Apolipoprotein A-I
  • Apolipoprotein A-I: blood
  • Apolipoprotein A-I: genetics
  • Apolipoprotein E2
  • Apolipoprotein E2: blood
  • Apolipoprotein E2: genetics
  • Apolipoproteins B
  • Apolipoproteins B: blood
  • Apolipoproteins B: genetics
  • Arabs
  • Arabs: genetics
  • Asian Continental Ancestry Group
  • Asian Continental Ancestry Group: genetics
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Cholesterol Ester Transfer Proteins
  • Cholesterol Ester Transfer Proteins: blood
  • Cholesterol Ester Transfer Proteins: genetics
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • European Continental Ancestry Group: genetics
  • Female
  • Genotype
  • Humans
  • Iran
  • LDL
  • LDL: blood
  • LDL: genetics
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Infarction: ethnology
  • Myocardial Infarction: genetics
  • Nepal
  • Phenotype
  • Polymorphism
  • Receptors
  • Risk Factors
  • Single Nucleotide

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  • S S Anand

  • C Xie

  • G Paré

  • A Montpetit

  • S Rangarajan

  • M J McQueen

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