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Investigation of 95 variants identified in a genome-wide study for association with mortality after acute coronary syndrome

Thomas M Morgan1*, John A House2, Sharon Cresci3, Philip Jones2, Hooman Allayee4, Stanley L Hazen5, Yesha Patel4, Riyaz S Patel67, Danny J Eapen6, Salina P Waddy8, Arshed A Quyyumi6, Marcus E Kleber9, Winfried März10, Bernhard R Winkelmann11, Bernhard O Boehm12, Harlan M Krumholz4 and John A Spertus2

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN USA

2 Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO USA

3 Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO USA

4 Department of Preventive Medicine, USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA USA

5 Center for Cardiovascular Diagnostics and Prevention, Department of Cell Biology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA

6 Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA

7 Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK

8 NINDS/NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

9 LURIC non profit LLC, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, and Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany

10 synlab Services GmbH, Mannheim, and Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany, and Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Austria

11 Cardiology Group Sachenhausen, Frankfurt Sachsenhausen, Germany

12 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Graduate School of Molecular Diabetology and Endocrinology, Ulm University, Germany; 13Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT USA

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BMC Medical Genetics 2011, 12:127  doi:10.1186/1471-2350-12-127

Published: 29 September 2011

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Additional file 1:

Tables S1-S3. Description of additional study populations. Genotyping methods in additional study populations. Supplemental results in additional study populations. Supplemental Table 1. Supplemental Table 2. Supplemental Table 3.

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