Cerebrovascular disorders

Cerebrovascular disorders are a group of pathological conditions in which impaired blood flow to the brain affects its function. Causes of cerebrovascular disorders include ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke and malformations in the brain's arteries or veins.

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    Cross-ancestry genome-wide association analyses in individuals of European and East Asian ancestry identify 11 new risk loci for intracranial aneurysms and highlight a polygenic architecture explaining a substantial fraction of disease heritability.

    • Mark K. Bakker
    • , Rick A. A. van der Spek
    • , Wouter van Rheenen
    • , Sandrine Morel
    • , Romain Bourcier
    • , Isabel C. Hostettler
    • , Varinder S. Alg
    • , Kristel R. van Eijk
    • , Masaru Koido
    • , Masato Akiyama
    • , Chikashi Terao
    • , Koichi Matsuda
    • , Robin G. Walters
    • , Kuang Lin
    • , Liming Li
    • , Iona Y. Millwood
    • , Zhengming Chen
    • , Guy A. Rouleau
    • , Sirui Zhou
    • , Kristiina Rannikmäe
    • , Cathie L. M. Sudlow
    • , Henry Houlden
    • , Leonard H. van den Berg
    • , Christian Dina
    • , Olivier Naggara
    • , Jean-Christophe Gentric
    • , Eimad Shotar
    • , François Eugène
    • , Hubert Desal
    • , Bendik S. Winsvold
    • , Sigrid Børte
    • , Marianne Bakke Johnsen
    • , Ben M. Brumpton
    • , Marie Søfteland Sandvei
    • , Cristen J. Willer
    • , Kristian Hveem
    • , John-Anker Zwart
    • , W. M. Monique Verschuren
    • , Christoph M. Friedrich
    • , Sven Hirsch
    • , Sabine Schilling
    • , Jérôme Dauvillier
    • , Olivier Martin
    • , Zheng Bian
    • , Junshi Chen
    • , Yiping Chen
    • , Robert Clarke
    • , Rory Collins
    • , Yu Guo
    • , Xiao Han
    • , Michael Hill
    • , Depei Liu
    • , Jun Lv
    • , Iona Millwood
    • , Richard Peto
    • , Sam Sansome
    • , Robin Walters
    • , Xiaoming Yang
    • , Canqing Yu
    • , Stephen Bonner
    • , Daniel Walsh
    • , Diederik Bulters
    • , Neil Kitchen
    • , Martin Brown
    • , Joan Grieve
    • , Martin Dichgans
    • , Gregory T. Jones
    • , Matthew J. Bown
    • , Nerissa U. Ko
    • , Helen Kim
    • , Jonathan R. I. Coleman
    • , Gerome Breen
    • , Jonathan G. Zaroff
    • , Catharina J. M. Klijn
    • , Rainer Malik
    • , Martin Dichgans
    • , Muralidharan Sargurupremraj
    • , Turgut Tatlisumak
    • , Philippe Amouyel
    • , Stéphanie Debette
    • , Gabriel J. E. Rinkel
    • , Bradford B. Worrall
    • , Joanna Pera
    • , Agnieszka Slowik
    • , Emília I. Gaál-Paavola
    • , Mika Niemelä
    • , Juha E. Jääskeläinen
    • , Mikael von Und Zu Fraunberg
    • , Antti Lindgren
    • , Joseph P. Broderick
    • , David J. Werring
    • , Daniel Woo
    • , Richard Redon
    • , Philippe Bijlenga
    • , Yoichiro Kamatani
    • , Jan H. Veldink
    •  & Ynte M. Ruigrok
    Nature Genetics 52, 1303-1313

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