Investigating the relationship between mitochondrial genetic variation and cardiovascular-related traits to develop a framework for mitochondrial phenome-wide association studies.

BACKGROUNDMitochondria play a crucial function in the cell and have DNA impartial of the nuclear genome. There is far proof that mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) variation performs a function in human well being and illness, nonetheless, this space of investigation has lagged behind analysis into the function of nuclear genetic variation on advanced traits and phenotypic outcomes.  … Read more

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