Genetic susceptibility to cancer: the role of polymorphisms in candidate genes.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association, Volume 299, Issue 20, p.2423-36 (2008)


2008, Genes, Neoplasm, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Humans, Meta-Analysis as Topic, Neoplasms, Polymorphism, Genetic, Public Health Sciences Division


Continuing advances in genotyping technologies and the inclusion of DNA collection in observational studies have resulted in an increasing number of genetic association studies.