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Shared ancestral susceptibility to colorectal cancer and other nutrition related diseases

Stefanie Huhn1*, Melanie Bevier1, Anja Rudolph2, Barbara Pardini3, Alessio Naccarati3, Rebecca Hein28, Michael Hoffmeister4, Ludmila Vodickova35, Jan Novotny6, Hermann Brenner4, Jenny Chang-Claude2, Kari Hemminki17, Pavel Vodicka35 and Asta Försti17

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg 69120, Germany

2 Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg 69120, Germany

3 Institute of Experimental Medicine, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, 14200, Czech Republic

4 Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany

5 Institute of Biology and Medical Genetics, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague 2, 12000, Czech Republic

6 Department of Oncology, General Teaching Hospital, Prague 2, 12808, Czech Republic

7 Center of Primary Health Care Research, Clinical Research Center, Lund University, Malmö, SE-20502, Sweden

8 PMV Forschungsgruppe, University of Cologne, Cologne, 50931, Germany

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BMC Medical Genetics 2012, 13:94  doi:10.1186/1471-2350-13-94

Published: 5 October 2012

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Shared Ancestral Susceptibility to Colorectal Cancer.pdf. Title and description of the dataset: Table I. Information about genes and SNPs considered as candidates for the case–control study.

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