Journal article

Family-based association study of IGF1 microsatellites and height, weight, and body mass index

Gordon Fehringer, Hilmi Ozcelik, Julia A Knight, Andrew D Paterson, Gillian S Dite, Graham G Giles, Melissa C Southey, Irene L Andrulis, John L Hopper, Norman F Boyd

Journal of Human Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2010


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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Hamdi Jarjanazi and Keith Wong for their contributions to this study. This work was supported by the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health under RFA-CA-06-503 and through cooperative agreements with members of the Breast Cancer Family Registry and PIs (including PIs from Cancer Care Ontario (U01 CA69467) and the University of Melbourne (U01 CA69638)). The content of this paper does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the National Cancer Institute or any of the collaborating centers in the CFR, nor do mentions of trade names, commercial products or organizations imply endorsement by the US Government or the CFR. JLH is an Australia Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and a Group Leader of the Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium (VBCRC). MCS is a Senior Research Fellow of the NHMRC and a Group Leader of the VBCRC.