Pathway analysis of cervical cancer genome-wide association study highlights the MHC region and pathways involved in response to infection.

Abstract

Cervical cancer is caused by infection with human papillomavirus (HPV). A genome-wide association study (GWAS) has identified several susceptibility loci for cervical cancer, but they explain only a small fraction of cervical cancer heritability. Other variants with weaker effect may be missed due to the stringent significance threshold. To identify… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/hmg/ddu304

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