Journal article

Germline variation at 8q24 and prostate cancer risk in men of European ancestry

Marco Matejcic, Edward J Saunders, Tokhir Dadaev, Mark N Brook, Kan Wang, Xin Sheng, Ali Amin Al Olama, Fredrick R Schumacher, Sue A Ingles, Koveela Govindasami, Sara Benlloch, Sonja Berndt, Demetrius Albanes, Stella Koutros, Kenneth Muir, Victoria L Stevens, Susan M Gapstur, Catherine M Tangen, Jyotsna Batra, Judith Clements Show all

Nature Communications | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018

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Funding Acknowledgements

Genotyping of the OncoArray was funded by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) [U19 CA 148537 for ELucidating Loci Involved in Prostate Cancer SuscEptibility (ELLIPSE) project and X01HG007492 to the Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) under contract number HHSN268201200008I]. Additional analytic support was provided by NIH NCI U01 CA188392 (PI: Schumacher). The PRACTICAL consortium (http://practical.icr.ac.uk/) was supported by Cancer Research UK Grants C5047/A7357, C1287/A10118, C1287/A16563, C5047/A3354, C5047/A10692, C16913/A6135, European Commission's Seventh Framework Programme grant agreement no 223175 (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175), and The National Institute of Health (NIH) Cancer PostCancer GWAS initiative grant: No. 1 U19 CA 148537-01 (the GAME-ON initiative). We wish to thank all GWAS study groups contributing to the data set from which this study was conducted: OncoArray; iCOGS; The PRACTICAL (Prostate Cancer Association Group to Investigate Cancer-Associated Alterations in the Genome) Consortium; and The GAME-ON/ELLIPSE Consortium. Detailed acknowledgements and funding information for all GWAS study groups and from all the individual studies involved in the PRACTICAL Consortium are included in Supplementary Note 1. We would also like to thank the following for funding support: The Institute of Cancer Research and The Everyman Campaign, The Prostate Cancer Research Foundation, Prostate Research Campaign UK (now Prostate Action), The Orchid Cancer Appeal, The National Cancer Research Network UK, The National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) UK. We are grateful for support of NIHR funding to the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at The Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust.