International Lung Cancer Consortium: pooled analysis of sequence variants in DNA repair and cell cycle pathways.

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Journal Article


Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 17, Issue 11, p.3081-9 (2008)


2008, Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Cell Cycle Proteins, DNA repair, DNA-Binding Proteins, Female, Genetic Variation, Genome-Wide Association Study, Humans, Lung Neoplasms, Male, Middle Aged, Public Health Sciences Division


The International Lung Cancer Consortium was established in 2004. To clarify the role of DNA repair genes in lung cancer susceptibility, we conducted a pooled analysis of genetic variants in DNA repair pathways, whose associations have been investigated by at least 3 individual studies.