Effects of SLC10A2 variant rs9514089 on gallstone risk and serum cholesterol levels- meta-analysis of three independent cohorts

Abstract Background Recently, a single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) rs9514089 in SLC10A2 (apical sodium-dependent bile acid transporter gene) has been identified as a susceptibility variant for cholelithiasis in humans. Methods Here we assessed the effects of rs9514089 on gallstone risk and related...

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Published in:BMC Medical Genetics, (01.11.2011)
Main Author: Tönjes Anke (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Wittenburg Henning ; Halbritter Jan ; Renner Olga ; Harsch Simone ; Stange Eduard F ; Lammert Frank ; Stumvoll Michael ; Kovacs Peter
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1471-2350
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1186/1471-2350-12-149
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