Genome-wide association study of height-adjusted BMI in childhood identifies functional variant in ADCY3.
MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.
- Published Article
Wiley (Blackwell Publishing)
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2014
Analysis of BMI[x] showed differences to that of conventional BMI. The association signal at ADCY3 appeared to be driven by a missense variant and it was strongly correlated with expression of this gene. Our work highlights the importance of well understood phenotype use (and the danger of convention) in characterising genetic contributions to complex traits.
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