Journal article

Genome-wide association of familial prostate cancer cases identifies evidence for a rare segregating haplotype at 8q24.21

Craig C Teerlink, Daniel Leongamornlert, Tokhir Dadaev, Alun Thomas, James Farnham, Robert A Stephenson, Shaun Riska, Shannon K McDonnell, Daniel J Schaid, William J Catalona, S Lilly Zheng, Kathleen A Cooney, Anna M Ray, Kimberly A Zuhlke, Ethan M Lange, Graham G Giles, Melissa C Southey, Liesel M Fitzgerald, Antje Rinckleb, Manuel Luedeke Show all

Human Genetics | SPRINGER | Published : 2016


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Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by the National Cancer Institute Grant U01 CA 89600 (Support for the ICPCG), and a grant from the Center for Inherited Disease Research supported the genotyping aspect of the study (contract no. HHSN268201200008I; PI Cannon-Albright). The Geneva Coordinating Center at the University of Washington conducted quality control aspects of the study and submitted public facing data to the database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP) at the National Center for Biotechnology Information. The authors acknowledge the Keith and Susan Warshaw Fund, the Maurice Warshaw Fund, the C. Scott Watkins Fund, and the Tennity Family Fund. The FHCRC portion of the study was supported by NIH grants R01 CA080122, R01 CA056678, and R01 CA092579, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the Prostate Cancer Foundation. Funding for the iCOGS infrastructure (PRACTICAL data) came from the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement no 223175 (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175) (COGS), Cancer Research UK (C1287/A10118, C1287/A 10710, C12292/A11174, C1281/A12014, C5047/A8384, C5047/A15007, C5047/A10692, C8197/A16565), the National Institutes of Health (CA128978) and Post-Cancer GWAS initiative (1U19 CA148537, 1U19 CA148065, and 1U19 CA148112-the GAME-ON initiative), the Department of Defence (W81XWH-10-1-0341), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) for the CIHR Team in Familial Risks of Breast Cancer, Komen Foundation for the Cure, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, and the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. The Biomedical Research Centre at the Institute of Cancer Research (UK) acknowledges the support of the National Institute of Health Research, the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, and Prostate Cancer UK.