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Genetic variants in LPL, OASL and TOMM40/APOE-C1-C2-C4 genes are associated with multiple cardiovascular-related traits

Rita PS Middelberg12*, Manuel AR Ferreira1, Anjali K Henders1, Andrew C Heath3, Pamela AF Madden3, Grant W Montgomery4, Nicholas G Martin1 and John B Whitfield1

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1 Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia

2 Department of Medicine, Prince Charles Hospital, Queensland, Australia

3 Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis MO, USA

4 Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia

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BMC Medical Genetics 2011, 12:123  doi:10.1186/1471-2350-12-123

Published: 24 September 2011

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Additional tables and references. Additional Tables S1-S4 and references cited in these tables. Table S1 gives a descriptive statistics for males and females in the two genotyped cohorts. Table S2 gives the phenotypic correlations between each pair of age-corrected traits separately for males and females in combined sample. Table S3 compares the multivariate and univariates results from our study with published results. Table S4 gives a summary of borderline significant associations from multivariate analysis.

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