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Familiality in simple and complex disease


, : Familiality in simple and complex disease. Clinical Autonomic Research 13(2): 88-90

Establishing the existence of a genetic contribution to disease is the first step in identifying the underlying gene defect(s). This can present a considerable challenge, particularly in diseases where the genetic contribution is complex in nature. Clinically well-characterized cohorts and large inter-institutional collaborations will be required to identify genes involved in complex disease.

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PMID: 12720091

DOI: 10.1007/s10286-003-0091-9


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