8q24

A chromosome band present on 8q

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1974-2017
02040608019742017

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2010
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2010
The 8q24 gene desert contains risk loci for multiple epithelial cancers, including colon, breast, and prostate. Recent evidence… (More)
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2009
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2009
Previous studies have identified multiple loci on 8q24 associated with prostate cancer risk. We performed a comprehensive… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
An inherited variant on chromosome 8q24, rs6983267, is significantly associated with cancer pathogenesis. We present evidence… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Homozygosity for the G allele of rs6983267 at 8q24 increases colorectal cancer (CRC) risk ∼1.5 fold. We report here that the risk… (More)
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2008
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2008
We conducted a genome-wide SNP association study on 1,803 urinary bladder cancer (UBC) cases and 34,336 controls from Iceland and… (More)
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2008
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2008
In a genome-wide association study to identify loci associated with colorectal cancer (CRC) risk, we genotyped 555,510 SNPs in 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Recently, common variants on human chromosome 8q24 were found to be associated with prostate cancer risk. While conducting a… (More)
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2007
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2007
Prostate cancer is the most prevalent noncutaneous cancer in males in developed regions, with African American men having among… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Using a multistage genetic association approach comprising 7,480 affected individuals and 7,779 controls, we identified markers… (More)
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2006
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2006
A whole-genome admixture scan in 1,597 African Americans identified a 3.8 Mb interval on chromosome 8q24 as significantly… (More)
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