[Genetic risk factors for myocardial infarct].


Interactions of genetic and environmental risk factors influence the susceptibility to coronary artery disease (CAD) and myocardial infarction. In myocardial infarction occurring at young age, genetics of this multifactorial disease may be the leading factor. A number of candidate genes have been implicated in the pathogenesis of CAD and myocardial… (More)


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@article{Walter2000GeneticRF, title={[Genetic risk factors for myocardial infarct].}, author={Dirk Walter and Andreas Michael Zeiher}, journal={Herz}, year={2000}, volume={25 1}, pages={7-14} }