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Genome-Wide Association Study

Known as: Genome Wide Association Scan, GWAS, WGAS 
An analysis comparing the allele frequencies of all available (or a whole GENOME representative set of) polymorphic markers in unrelated patients… Expand
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Both polygenicity (many small genetic effects) and confounding biases, such as cryptic relatedness and population stratification… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
For most human complex diseases and traits, SNPs identified by genome-wide association studies (GWAS) explain only a small… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Summary: Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have revealed hundreds of loci associated with common human genetic diseases and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We undertook a meta-analysis of six Crohn's disease genome-wide association studies (GWAS) comprising 6,333 affected individuals… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Although genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have identified numerous loci associated with complex traits, imprecise modeling… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Uncovering the genetic basis of agronomic traits in crop landraces that have adapted to various agro-climatic conditions is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
MOTIVATION Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have been widely used to map loci contributing to variation in complex traits… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We performed a genome-wide association study (GWAS) in 1,713 individuals of European ancestry with Parkinson's disease (PD) and 3… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Whole-genome association studies (WGAS) bring new computational, as well as analytic, challenges to researchers. Many existing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We conducted a genome-wide association study (GWAS) of breast cancer by genotyping 528,173 SNPs in 1,145 postmenopausal women of… Expand
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