Journal article

LD Score regression distinguishes confounding from polygenicity in genome-wide association studies

Brendan K Bulik-Sullivan, Po-Ru Loh, Hilary K Finucane, Stephan Ripke, Jian Yang, Nick Patterson, Mark J Daly, Alkes L Price, Benjamin M Neale

Nature Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2015


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Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to thank P. Sullivan for helpful discussion. This work was supported by US National Institutes of Health grants F32 HG007805 (P.-R.L.), R01 HG006399 (A.L.P.), R03 CA173785 (H.K.F.) and R01 MH094421 (PGC) and by the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation (H.K.F.). Data on coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction were contributed by CARDIoGRAMplusC4D investigators and were downloaded from Psychiatric Genomics Consortium.