About the Authors
- Kristjana Einarsdóttir, Keith Humphreys, Juni Palmgren, Arvid Sjölander, Per Hall, Sara Wedrén
- Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
- Kristjana Einarsdóttir, Carine Bonnard, Yuqing Li, Edison T Liu, Jianjun Liu, Sara Wedrén
- Population Genetics, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore
- Juni Palmgren
- Department of Mathematics, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
- Mark M Iles
- Genetic Epidemiology Division, Cancer Research UK Clinical Centre, St James's University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
- Kee Seng Chia, Sara Wedrén
- Center for Molecular Epidemiology, Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
KE, JL, and SW wrote the article. KE and KH performed the statistical analyses with the assistance of JP, MMI, and AS. CB oversaw the genotyping procedures, and KE assisted with the genotyping. KE and YL selected the polymorphisms. JL and SW coordinated the study. KH, JP, KSC, ETL, PH, JL, and SW contributed to conception and design of the project and critically revised the manuscript. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.