Genetic Structure, Self-Identified Race/Ethnicity, and Confounding in Case-Control Association Studies

Hua Tang, Tom Quertermous, Beatriz Rodriguez, Sharon LR Kardia, Xiaofeng Zhu, Andrew Brown, James S Pankow, Michael A Province, Steven C Hunt, Eric Boerwinkle, Nicholas J Schork & Neil J Risch
We have analyzed genetic data for 326 microsatellite markers that were typed uniformly in a large multiethnic population-based sample of individuals as part of a study of the genetics of hypertension (Family Blood Pressure Program). Subjects identified themselves as belonging to one of four major racial/ethnic groups (white, African American, East Asian, and Hispanic) and were recruited from 15 different geographic locales within the United States and Taiwan. Genetic cluster analysis of the microsatellite markers...
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