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BACKGROUND Osteoporosis is diagnosed by the measurement of bone mineral density, which is a highly heritable and multifactorial trait. We aimed to identify genetic loci that are associated with bone mineral density. METHODS In this genome-wide association study, we identified the most promising of 314 075 single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in 2094(More)
Migraine is much more common in women than in men, especially during the reproductive part of their lives. Fluctuations in the female hormone 17b-estradiol throughout the menstrual cycle are thought to be an important factor in causing migraine attacks in women. Although it has been shown that 17b-estradiol can change vascular sensitivity to CGRP, it is(More)
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