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GWAS and colocalization analyses implicate carotid intima-media thickness and carotid plaque loci in cardiovascular outcomes

Nora Franceschini, Claudia Giambartolomei, Paul S de Vries, Chris Finan, Joshua C Bis, Rachael P Huntley, Ruth C Lovering, Salman M Tajuddin, Thomas W Winkler, Misa Graff, Maryam Kavousi, Caroline Dale, Albert V Smith, Edith Hofer, Elisabeth M van Leeuwen, Ilja M Nolte, Lingyi Lu, Markus Scholz, Muralidharan Sargurupremraj, Niina Pitkanen Show all

Nature Communications | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018

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Funding Acknowledgements

The work was supported by the following grants: National Institute of Health grants: R21HL123677, R21-HL140385, DK104806-01A1, R01-MD012765-01A1 (NF), National Institutes of Health awards R01HG009120, R01HG006399, U01CA194393, T32NS048004 (CG), the American Heart Association Grant #17POST33350042 (PV), the British Heart Foundation (RG/13/5/30112) and the National Institute for Health Research University College London Hospitals Biomedical Research Centre (RCL and RPH), the British Heart Foundation FS/14/55/30806 (JCH), the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in the context of the e:Med program (e:AtheroSysMed), the DFG as part of the CRC 1123 (B3), and the FP7/2007-2103 European Union project CVgenes@ target (grant agreement number Health-F2-2013-601456). We thank Li-Ming Gan for assistance with the STARNET study and Jon White for assistance with UCLEB analyses. Additional acknowledgements are included in Supplementary Note 2.