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Defining the genetic susceptibility to cervical neoplasia-A genome-wide association study

Paul J Leo, Margaret M Madeleine, Sophia Wang, Stephen M Schwartz, Felicity Newell, Ulrika Pettersson-Kymmer, Kari Hemminki, Goran Hallmans, Sven Tiews, Winfried Steinberg, Janet S Rader, Felipe Castro, Mahboobeh Safaeian, Eduardo L Franco, Francois Coutlee, Claes Ohlsson, Adrian Cortes, Mhairi Marshall, Pamela Mukhopadhyay, Katie Cremin Show all

PLOS Genetics | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2017


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Funding Acknowledgements

MAB was funded by a National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Senior Principal Research Fellowship. Support was also received from the Australian Cancer Research Foundation. JL holds a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Human Genome Epidemiology. The Seattle study was supported by the following grants: NIH, National Cancer Institute grants P01CA042792 and R01CA112512. Cervical Health Study (from which the NSW component was obtained) was funded by NHMRC Grant 387701, and CCNSW core grant. The Montreal study was funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (grant MOP-42532) and sample processing was funded by the Reseau FRQS SIDA-MI. The Swedish Research Council, the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research, the ALF/LUA research grant in Gothenburg and Umea, the Lundberg Foundation, the Torsten and Ragnar Soderberg's Foundation, the Novo Nordisk Foundation, and the European Commission grant HEALTH-F2-2008-201865-GEFOS,, the Swedish Society of Medicine, the Kempe-Foundation (JCK-1021), the Medical Faculty of Umea University, the County Council of Vasterbotten (Spjutspetsanslag VLL:159:33-2007). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.