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A retrospective collaboration on chromosome 5 by the International Consortium on Asthma Genetics (COAG)

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Asthma is the most common chronic childhood disease in developed nations [ 1], affecting more than 155 million individuals. The cost of treating the disease in the USA alone approximates 6 billion dollars per annum [ 2]. Asthma is a complex disease that has proven extremely difficult to dissect genetically [ 3]. Considerable effort is currently being expended in attempts to detect genetic loci contributing to asthma susceptibility [ 4–7], with the ultimate goal of improving preventive strategies, diagnostic tools and therapies. However, no specific major gene exhibiting functional effects has been mapped to date.

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Palmer, L.J., Lonjou, C., Barnes, K., Chen, H., Cookson, W.O.C.M., Deichmann, K.A., Holloway, J.W., Laitinen, T., Wjst, M. and Morton, N.E. (2001) A retrospective collaboration on chromosome 5 by the International Consortium on Asthma Genetics (COAG) Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 31, (1), pp. 152-154. (doi:10.1046/j.1365-2222.2001.01040.x).

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Published date: 2001

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Local EPrints ID: 24890
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/24890
ISSN: 0954-7894
PURE UUID: a9d5d082-43ec-46f8-be4e-f67058f4f885
ORCID for J.W. Holloway: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-9998-0464

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Date deposited: 06 Apr 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 16:12

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Author: L.J. Palmer
Author: C. Lonjou
Author: K. Barnes
Author: H. Chen
Author: W.O.C.M. Cookson
Author: K.A. Deichmann
Author: J.W. Holloway ORCID iD
Author: T. Laitinen
Author: M. Wjst
Author: N.E. Morton

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