Genetics: polymorphism and risks.

  title={Genetics: polymorphism and risks.},
  journal={Annales de biologie clinique},
  volume={43 4},
  • Published 1985 in Annales de biologie clinique
Clinical and epidemiological studies have established serum cholesterol as a major risk factor for coronary heart disease. Geneticists have focused on the study of genetic and environmental factors that interact to determine the variability in the phenotypes of lipid metabolism. Recent advances that enable one to measure genotypes at loci that code for the… CONTINUE READING