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Genetic Variants Related to Longer Telomere Length are Associated with Increased Risk of Renal Cell Carcinoma

Mitchell J Machiela, Jonathan N Hofmann, Robert Carreras-Torres, Kevin M Brown, Mattias Johansson, Zhaoming Wang, Matthieu Foll, Peng Li, Nathaniel Rothman, Sharon A Savage, Valerie Gaborieau, James D Mckay, Yuanqing Ye, Marc Henrion, Fiona Bruinsma, Susan Jordan, Gianluca Severi, Kristian Hveem, Lars J Vatten, Tony Fletcher Show all

European Urology | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2017

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Funding Acknowledgements

US Department of Health and Human Services, US National Institute of Health, US National Cancer Institute, American Cancer Society, Duncan Family Institute for Cancer Prevention and Risk Assessment, Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute were involved in the design and conduct of the study, collection of the data, and approval of the manuscript. This study was funded by support from the following institutions: Intramural research program of the National Cancer Institute, American Cancer Society, Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute (MMCI) in Brno was supported by MH CZ - DRO (MMCI, 00209805). MD Anderson study GWAS was supported in part by the NIH (grant R01 CA170298) and the Center for Translational and Public Health Genomics, Duncan Family Institute for Cancer Prevention and Risk Assessment, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. The WHI programis funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services through contracts HHSN268201600018C, HHSN268201600001C, HHSN268201600002C, HHSN268201600003C, and HHSN268201600004C.