A Model to Determine Colorectal Cancer Risk Using Common Genetic Susceptibility Loci.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Gastroenterology, Volume 148, Issue 7, p.1330-9.e14 (2015)

Keywords:

Epidemiology Core Facility, Scientific Imaging Core Facility, Specimen Processing Core Facility

Abstract:

Risk for colorectal cancer (CRC) can be greatly reduced through screening. To aid in the development of screening strategies, we refined models designed to determine risk of CRC by incorporating information from common genetic susceptibility loci.