Association of 10q23 with colorectal cancer in a Chinese population

  title={Association of 10q23 with colorectal cancer in a Chinese population},
  author={Fen-xia Li and Xue-xi Yang and Xuan-Qiu He and Ni-ya Hu and Ying-song Wu and Ming Chun Li},
  journal={Molecular Biology Reports},
Recently, a genome-wide association study of gastric cancer (GC) reported the significant association of seven genetic variants (rs4072037 and rs4460629 on 1q22; rs753724, rs11187842, rs3765524, rs2274223, and rs3781264 on 10q23) with GC in a Chinese population. These findings were confirmed in a subsequent independent study. However, it remains unknown whether these loci are associated with an increased risk of colorectal cancer (CRC). This study was to test whether the seven single nucleotide… CONTINUE READING
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