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New Genetic Tool Developed To Predict Heart Disease Risk
 

New Genetic Tool Developed To Predict Heart Disease Risk

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Genetic factors have long been known to make a significant contribution to CHD risk. Recent advances in genetics have led to the identification of many Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms, or SNPs, very small differences in our
 
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26 Sep 2016 - General
 
That is very new and it has a better coverage for the population to screen the cardiovascular risk. But in Sri Lanka, the practical value of the method is very low because it is not user friendly here. And the public is not much aware about the newe...
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Recently a new research published in European Heart Journal about new genetic tools to predict coronary heart disease risk. Researchers have created a score called genomic risk score (GRS) by identifying 49000 Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs) f...
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