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Genome-wide association analysis of more than 120,000 individuals identifies 15 new susceptibility loci for breast cancer

Kyriaki Michailidou, Jonathan Beesley, Sara Lindstrom, Sander Canisius, Joe Dennis, Michael J Lush, Mel J Maranian, Manjeet K Bolla, Qin Wang, Mitul Shah, Barbara J Perkins, Kamila Czene, Mikael Eriksson, Hatef Darabi, Judith S Brand, Stig E Bojesen, Borge G Nordestgaard, Henrik Flyger, Sune F Nielsen, Nazneen Rahman Show all

Nature Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2015

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Awarded by Cancer Research UK


Awarded by European Community's Seventh Framework Programme


Awarded by European Union COST programme


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


Awarded by US National Institutes of Health (NIH) Cancer Post-Cancer GWAS initiative


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Funding Acknowledgements

BCAC is funded by Cancer Research UK (C1287/A10118, C1287/A12014) and by the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement 223175 (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175) (COGS). Meetings of the BCAC have been funded by the European Union COST programme (BM0606). Genotyping on the iCOGS array was funded by the European Union (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175), Cancer Research UK (C1287/A10710, C8197/A16565), 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. Combination of the GWAS data was supported in part by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) Cancer Post-Cancer GWAS initiative, grant 1 U19 CA148065-01 (DRIVE, part of the GAME-ON initiative). For a full description of funding and acknowledgments, see the the Supplementary Note.