Journal article

Genome-Wide Association Scan Identifies a Risk Locus for Preeclampsia on 2q14, Near the Inhibin, Beta B Gene

Matthew P Johnson, Shaun P Brennecke, Christine E East, Harald HH Goering, Jack W Kent, Thomas D Dyer, Joanne M Said, Linda T Roten, Ann-Charlotte Iversen, Lawrence J Abraham, Seppo Heinonen, Eero Kajantie, Juha Kere, Katja Kivinen, Anneli Pouta, Hannele Laivuori, Rigmor Austgulen, John Blangero, Eric K Moses

PLoS One | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2012


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Funding Acknowledgements

National Institutes of Health grants supported the Australian GWAS (HD049847 to E.K.M., S.P.B. and J.B.) and MEDUSA, the super computer cluster at Texas Biomed (S10RR029392 to J.B.). The AT&T Genomics Computing Center at Texas Biomed is supported by the AT&T Foundation. Transcriptional profiling was supported by the Faye L. and William L. Cowden Charitable Foundation (to M.P.J.). The Norwegian cohort study was supported by the Functional Genomic Programme (FUGE) of the Norwegian Research Council (to R.A.). The FINNPEC study was supported by Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation, Paivikki and Sakari Sohlberg Foundation, Academy of Finland, Research Funds of the University of Helsinki, Government Special Subsidiary for Health Sciences (EVO funding) at Helsinki and Uusimaa Hospital District. Novo Nordisk Foundation, Finnish Foundation for Pediatric Research, Emil Aaltonen Foundation, and Sigrid Juselius Foundation. M.P.J. is supported, in part, by an American Heart Association National Scientist Development grant (09SDG2350008). J.M.S. was supported by a Cornelius Regan Trust Award from the University of Melbourne. This investigation was conducted in facilities constructed with support from Research Facilities Improvement Program grant RR017515 from the National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.