By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A genome-wide association study in Nature Genetics online yesterday has uncovered a new genetic variant contributing to a form of stroke known as large vessel ischemic stroke, highlighting the genetic diversity that seems to exist from one stroke subtype to the next.

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