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Large-scale genotyping identifies 41 new loci associated with breast cancer risk

Kyriaki Michailidou, Per Hall, Anna Gonzalez-Neira, Maya Ghoussaini, Joe Dennis, Roger L Milne, Marjanka K Schmidt, Jenny Chang-Claude, Stig E Bojesen, Manjeet K Bolla, Qin Wang, Ed Dicks, Andrew Lee, Clare Turnbull, Nazneen Rahman, Olivia Fletcher, Julian Peto, Lorna Gibson, Isabel dos Santos Silva, Heli Nevanlinna Show all

Nature Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2013

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Awarded by Cancer Research UK


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Awarded by Ministry of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade of Quebec


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Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank all the individuals who took part in these studies and all the researchers, clinicians, technicians and administrative staff who have enabled this work to be carried out. BCAC is funded by Cancer Research UK (C1287/A10118 and C1287/Al2014) and by the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement 223175 (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175) (COGS). Meetings of BCAC have been funded by the European Union European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) programme (BM0606). Genotyping of the iCOGS array was funded by the European Union (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175), Cancer Research UK (C1287/A10710), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) for the CIHR Team in Familial Risks of Breast Cancer program and the Ministry of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade of Quebec (grant PSR-SIIRI-701). Combining the GWAS data was supported in part by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) Cancer Post-Cancer GWAS initiative grant 1 U19 CA 148065-01 (DRIVE, part of the GAME-ON initiative). A full description of funding and acknowledgments is provided in the Supplementary Note.