[PMID 18488026] 2,019 cases and 2,105 controls. Using pooling, we identified a new melanoma risk locus on chromosome 20 (rs910873 and rs1885120 combined P less than 1 10-15. The per allele odds ratio was 1.75 (1.53, 2.01), with evidence for stronger association in early-onset cases.
|Desc||MELANOMA, CUTANEOUS MALIGNANT, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 7; CMM7|
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