Journal article

Are the common genetic variants associated with colorectal cancer risk for DNA mismatch repair gene mutation carriers?

Aung Ko Win, John L Hopper, Daniel D Buchanan, Joanne P Young, Albert Tenesa, James G Dowty, Graham G Giles, Jack Goldblatt, Ingrid Winship, Alex Boussioutas, Graeme P Young, Susan Parry, John A Baron, David Duggan, Steven Gallinger, Polly A Newcomb, Robert W Haile, Loic Le Marchand, Noralane M Lindor, Mark A Jenkins

European Journal of Cancer | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2013


Awarded by National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health under RFA

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health under RFA #CA-95-011 and through cooperative agreements with members of the Colon Cancer Family Registry and Principal Investigators. Collaborating centres include Australasian Colorectal Cancer Family Registry (U01 CA097735), Familial Colorectal Neoplasia Collaborative Group (U01 CA074799) [USC], Mayo Clinic Cooperative Family Registry for Colon Cancer Studies (U01 CA074800), Ontario Registry for Studies of Familial Colorectal Cancer (U01 CA074783), Seattle Colorectal Cancer Family Registry (U01 CA074794) and University of Hawaii Colorectal Cancer Family Registry (U01 CA074806). A. K. W. is supported by the Picchi Brothers Foundation Cancer Council Victoria Cancer Research Scholarship, Australia. M.A.J. is an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow. J.L.H. is an NHMRC Australia Fellow. J.P.Y. is a Cancer Council Queensland Senior Research Fellow.