of systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, and other autoimmune diseases in 1,177 lupus patients from the GLADEL cohort.
The objective of this study is therefore to determine the existence of familial aggregation
of CKD among individuals with hypertension and/ or type 2 diabetes in the municipalities of Sorocaba and Votorantim in the State of Sao Paulo, which have a combined population of 800,000 inhabitants.
The findings of this study confirm familial aggregation
of diabetes among the Omani population.
Though obesity shows a familial aggregation
, central obesity typified by high waist to hip ratio (WHR) is found to be a risk factor for diabetes.
and genetic epidemiology of blood pressure.
Among the topics are the global burden of breast cancer, breast cancer biology and clinical characteristics, in situ breast cancer, endogenous and exogenous hormones, reproductive factors, physical activity and anthropometric factors, diet and nutrition, environmental and occupational exposures, shift work and circadian disruption, non-hormonal medications and chronic diseases, male breast cancer, familial aggregation
and high-risk genes, common genetic suspectibility loci, mammographic density as a potential surrogate marker for breast cancer, screening, principles of therapy, and outcomes.
We used a family case-control study design to assess the familial aggregation
of cholera among participants in the Matlab HDSS.
In some populations with founder effects, BRCA1/2 mutations are far more frequent and account for a greater proportion of familial aggregation
and breast cancer overall.
First, it is now clear that pancreatic cancer aggregates in some families, and some of the genes responsible for the familial aggregation
of pancreatic cancer have been discovered.
Both genetic inheritance and sharing of common environment in the same family explain the increased risk of PD of relatives of PD cases compared with relatives of controls in familial aggregation