TITLE

Genetic association studies in Thorax

AUTHOR(S)
Hail, I. P.; Blakey, J. D.
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Thorax;May2005, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p357
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a guide to assessing the validity of genetic association studies in respiratory disease for publication in the journal "Thorax." Well designed studies have the potential to provide functionally relevant data on the pathophysiology of disease initiation and severity. The majority of the submitted genetic association studies use a case-control design. For any given genetic association study an initial power calculation should be undertaken to determine the power of the study to detect effects.
ACCESSION #
17105961

 

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