UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science


Study provides new insights into the genetic architecture and pathogenesis of heart failure

5 February 2020

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Heart failure is a complex syndrome for which the causal basis is incompletely understood. Here, the authors perform a genome-wide association study and identify 11 loci, ten had not been previously reported, and appraise the aetiological contribution of observationally associated risk factors through Mendelian randomisation analysis.


Read the full article in Nature Communications