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A multilocus genetic risk score is associated with arterial stiffness in hypertensive patients: the CARE NORTH study.

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Summary of "A multilocus genetic risk score is associated with arterial stiffness in hypertensive patients: the CARE NORTH study."

Arterial stiffness is recognized as an intermediate phenotype and predictor of cardiovascular disease. Arterial stiffness is complex in origin with contributions from lifestyle and genetic factors. However, the association between single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and arterial stiffness remains unclear.

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Name: Journal of hypertension
ISSN: 1473-5598
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