Pleiotropic and sex-specific effects of cancer GWAS SNPs on melanoma risk in the population architecture using genomics and epidemiology (PAGE) study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

PloS one, Volume 10, Issue 3, p.e0120491 (2015)

Keywords:

Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Specimen Processing Core Facility

Abstract:

Several regions of the genome show pleiotropic associations with multiple cancers. We sought to evaluate whether 181 single-nucleotide polymorphisms previously associated with various cancers in genome-wide association studies were also associated with melanoma risk.