APOL1 gene

Known as: APOL-I, APOLIPOPROTEIN L-I, APOL1 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
APOL1 variants are associated with HIV-associated nephropathy and FSGS in African Americans. The prevalence of these variants in… (More)
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2015
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2015
Apolipoprotein L1 (APOL1) risk variants greatly elevate the risk of kidney disease in African Americans. Here we report a cohort… (More)
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2014
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2014
RATIONALE Two distinct alleles in the gene encoding apolipoprotein L1 (APOL1), a major component of high-density lipoprotein… (More)
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2013
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2013
BACKGROUND Among patients in the United States with chronic kidney disease, black patients are at increased risk for end-stage… (More)
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2013
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2013
Despite intensive antihypertensive therapy there was a high incidence of renal end points in participants of the African American… (More)
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2011
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2011
In patients of African ancestry, genetic variants in APOL1, which encodes apolipoprotein L1, associate with the nondiabetic… (More)
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2011
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2011
Case-control studies suggest that African Americans with genetic variants in both copies of APOL1 have increased risk for… (More)
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2010
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2010
MYH9 has been proposed as a major genetic risk locus for a spectrum of nondiabetic end stage kidney disease (ESKD). We use… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
Mapping by admixture linkage disequilibrium (LD) detected strong association between nonmuscle myosin heavy chain 9 gene (MYH9… (More)
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2010
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2010
Genetic variation at the MYH9 locus is linked to the high incidence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and non-diabetic… (More)
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