Genomic reflections of coronary artery disease.

  title={Genomic reflections of coronary artery disease.},
  author={Patrick Diemert and Heribert Schunkert},
  journal={Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics},
  volume={4 1},
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a multistaged process leading to a wide spectrum of pathoanatomic and clinical presentations.1 Given the diversity of underlying mechanisms, it is reasonable to involve distinct genetic modifiers along the cascade of events. Yet, molecular genetic association studies usually admix patients with stable and acute presentation… CONTINUE READING