Decode-led Team Tracks Down Thyroid Cancer Related Variants | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Decode Genetics-led team has applied its genome-wide association study approach, which involves imputing some SNPs from Icelanders' genome sequence data, to find genetic variants contributing both to thyroid stimulating hormone levels and to risk of non-medullary thyroid cancer. The findings appeared online in Nature Genetics yesterday.

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