Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. 2020
  2. Published

    Transcriptome-wide association study reveals candidate causal genes for lung cancer

    Bossé, Y., Li, Z., Xia, J., Manem, V., Carreras-Torres, R., Gabriel, A., Gaudreault, N., Albanes, D., Aldrich, M. C., Andrew, A., Arnold, S., Bickeböller, H., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Brennan, P., Brunnstrom, H., Caporaso, N., Chen, C., Christiani, D. C., Field, J. K., Goodman, G., Grankvist, K., Houlston, R., Johansson, M., Johansson, M., Kiemeney, L. A., Lam, S., Landi, M. T., Lazarus, P., Le Marchand, L., Liu, G., Melander, O., Rennert, G., Risch, A., Rosenberg, S. M., Schabath, M. B., Shete, S., Song, Z., Stevens, V. L., Tardon, A., Wichmann, H. E., Woll, P., Zienolddiny, S., Obeidat, M., Timens, W., Hung, R. J., Joubert, P., Amos, C. I. & McKay, J. D., Apr 2020, In: International Journal of Cancer. 146, 7, p. 1862-1878

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Clinical value of serum hyaluronan and propeptide of type III collagen in patients with pancreatic cancer

    Chen, I. M., Willumsen, N., Dehlendorff, C., Johansen, A. Z., Jensen, B. V., Hansen, C. P., Hasselby, Jane Preuss, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Pfeiffer, P., Nielsen, S. E., Holländer, N. H., Yilmaz, M. K., Karsdal, M. & Johansen, Julia Sidenius, 2020, In: International Journal of Cancer. 146, 10, p. 2913-2922 10 p.

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  4. Published

    Prognostic Value of Combined Detection of Serum IL6, YKL-40, and C-reactive Protein in Patients with Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer

    Chen, I. M., Johansen, A. Z., Dehlendorff, C., Jensen, B. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Pfeiffer, P., Bjerregaard, J. K., Nielsen, S. E., Andersen, F., Holländer, N. H., Yilmaz, M. K., Rasmussen, L. S. & Johansen, Julia Sidenius, Jan 2020, In: Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 29, 1, p. 176-184

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  5. Published

    Genome-wide association study of INDELs identified four novel susceptibility loci associated with lung cancer risk

    Dai, J., Huang, M., Amos, C. I., Hung, R. J., Tardon, A., Andrew, A., Chen, C., Christiani, D. C., Albanes, D., Rennert, G., Fan, J., Goodman, G., Liu, G., Field, J. K., Grankvist, K., Kiemeney, L. A., Le Marchand, L., Schabath, M. B., Johansson, M., Aldrich, M. C., Johansson, M., Caporaso, N., Lazarus, P., Lam, S., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Arnold, S., Landi, M. T., Risch, A., Wichmann, H. E., Bickeboller, H., Brennan, P., Shete, S., Melander, O., Brunnstrom, H., Zienolddiny, S., Woll, P., Stevens, V., Hu, Z. & Shen, H., 2020, In: International Journal of Cancer. 146, 10, p. 2855-2864 10 p.

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  6. Published

    A network analysis to identify mediators of germline-driven differences in breast cancer prognosis

    Escala-Garcia, M., Abraham, J., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Arndt, V., Ashworth, A., Auer, P. L., Auvinen, P., Beckmann, M. W., Beesley, J., Behrens, S., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Blomqvist, C., Blot, W., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bolla, M. K., Børresen-Dale, A., Brauch, H., Brenner, H., Brucker, S. Y., Burwinkel, B., Caldas, C., Canzian, F., Chang-Claude, J., Chanock, S. J., Chin, S., Clarke, C. L., Couch, F. J., Cox, A., Cross, S. S., Czene, K., Daly, M. B., Dennis, J., Devilee, P., Dunn, J. A., Dunning, A. M., Dwek, M., Earl, H. M., Eccles, D. M., Eliassen, A. H., Ellberg, C., Evans, D. G., Fasching, P. A., Figueroa, J., Flyger, H., Gago-Dominguez, M., Gapstur, S. M., García-Closas, M., García-Sáenz, J. A., Gaudet, M. M., George, A., Giles, G. G., Goldgar, D. E., González-Neira, A., Grip, M., Guénel, P., Guo, Q., Haiman, C. A., Håkansson, N., Hamann, U., Harrington, P. A., Hiller, L., Hooning, M. J., Hopper, J. L., Howell, A., Huang, C., Huang, G., Hunter, D. J., Jakubowska, A., John, E. M., Kaaks, R., Kapoor, P. M., Keeman, R., Kitahara, C. M., Koppert, L. B., Kraft, P., Kristensen, V. N., Lambrechts, D., Le Marchand, L., Lejbkowicz, F., Lindblom, A., Lubiński, J., Mannermaa, A., Manoochehri, M., Manoukian, S., Margolin, S., Martinez, M. E., Maurer, T., Mavroudis, D., Meindl, A., Milne, R. L., Mulligan, A. M., Neuhausen, S. L., Nevanlinna, H., Newman, W. G., Olshan, A. F., Olson, J. E., Olsson, H., Orr, N., Peterlongo, P., Petridis, C., Prentice, R. L., Presneau, N., Punie, K., Ramachandran, D., Rennert, G., Romero, A., Sachchithananthan, M., Saloustros, E., Sawyer, E. J., Schmutzler, R. K., Schwentner, L., Scott, C., Simard, J., Sohn, C., Southey, M. C., Swerdlow, A. J., Tamimi, R. M., Tapper, W. J., Teixeira, M. R., Terry, M. B., Thorne, H., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., Tomlinson, I., Troester, M. A., Truong, T., Turnbull, C., Vachon, C. M., van der Kolk, L. E., Winqvist, R., Wolk, A., Yang, X. R., Ziogas, A., Pharoah, P. D. P., Hall, P., Wessels, L. F. A., Chenevix-Trench, G., Bader, G. D., Dörk, T., Easton, D. F., Canisius, S. & Schmidt, M. K., 16 Jan 2020, In: Nature Communications. 11, 1, 14 p., 312.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Breast cancer risk factors and their effects on survival: a Mendelian randomisation study

    Escala-Garcia, M., Morra, A., Canisius, S., Chang-Claude, J., Kar, S., Zheng, W., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Easton, D., Pharoah, P. D. P. & Schmidt, M. K., 2020, In: BMC Medicine. 18, 10 p., 327.

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  8. Published

    Fine-mapping of 150 breast cancer risk regions identifies 191 likely target genes

    Fachal, L., Aschard, H., Beesley, J., Barnes, D. R., Allen, J., Kar, S., Pooley, K. A., Dennis, J., Michailidou, K., Turman, C., Soucy, P., Lemaçon, A., Lush, M., Tyrer, J. P., Ghoussaini, M., Marjaneh, M. M., Jiang, X., Agata, S., Aittomäki, K., Alonso, M. R., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Antonenkova, N. N., Arason, A., Arndt, V., Aronson, K. J., Arun, B. K., Auber, B., Auer, P. L., Azzollini, J., Balmaña, J., Barkardottir, R. B., Barrowdale, D., Beeghly-Fadiel, A., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Białkowska, K., Blanco, A. M., Blomqvist, C., Blot, W., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bolla, M. K., Bonanni, B., Borg, A., Bosse, K., Brauch, H., Flyger, H., Nielsen, Finn Cilius, Wang, Q., ABCTB Investigators, A. I., GEMO Study Collaborators, G. S. C., EMBRACE Collaborators, E. C., kConFab Investigators, K. I. & HEBON Investigators, H. I., 2020, In: Nature Genetics. 52, 1, p. 56-73 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Transcriptome-wide association study of breast cancer risk by estrogen-receptor status

    Feng, H., Gusev, A., Pasaniuc, B., Wu, L., Long, J., Abu-full, Z., Aittomäki, K., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Antoniou, A. C., Arason, A., Arndt, V., Aronson, K. J., Arun, B. K., Asseryanis, E., Auer, P. L., Azzollini, J., Balmaña, J., Barkardottir, R. B., Barnes, D. R., Barrowdale, D., Beckmann, M. W., Behrens, S., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Białkowska, K., Blanco, A., Blomqvist, C., Boeckx, B., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bolla, M. K., Bonanni, B., Borg, A., Brauch, H., Brenner, H., Briceno, I., Broeks, A., Brüning, T., Burwinkel, B., Cai, Q., Caldés, T., Caligo, M. A., Campbell, I., Canisius, S., Christiansen, H., Ejlertsen, Bent Laursen, Flyger, H., Nielsen, Finn Cilius, Wang, Q., ABCTB Investigators, A. I., HEBON Investigators, H. I., BCFR Investigators, B. I., OCGN Investigators, O. I., GEMO Study Collaborators, G. S. C., EMBRACE Collaborators, E. C. & GC-HBOC Study Collaborators, G. S. C., 2020, In: Genetic Epidemiology. 44, 5, p. 442-468

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  10. Published

    Prediction of contralateral breast cancer: external validation of risk calculators in 20 international cohorts

    Giardiello, D., Hauptmann, M., Steyerberg, E. W., Adank, M. A., Akdeniz, D., Blom, J. C., Blomqvist, C., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bolla, M. K., Brinkhuis, M., Chang-Claude, J., Czene, K., Devilee, P., Dunning, A. M., Easton, D. F., Eccles, D. M., Fasching, P. A., Figueroa, J., Flyger, H., García-Closas, M., Haeberle, L., Haiman, C. A., Hall, P., Hamann, U., Hopper, J. L., Jager, A., Jakubowska, A., Jung, A., Keeman, R., Koppert, L. B., Kramer, I., Lambrechts, D., Le Marchand, L., Lindblom, A., Lubiński, J., Manoochehri, M., Mariani, L., Nevanlinna, H., Oldenburg, H. S. A., Pelders, S., Pharoah, P. D. P., Shah, M., Siesling, S., Smit, V. T. H. B. M., Southey, M. C., Tapper, W. J., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., van den Broek, A. J., van Deurzen, C. H. M., van Leeuwen, F. E., van Ongeval, C., Van’t Veer, L. J., Wang, Q., Wendt, C., Westenend, P. J., Hooning, M. J. & Schmidt, M. K., 2020, In: Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 181, 2, p. 423-434 12 p.

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  11. Published

    Smoking, blood cells and myeloproliferative neoplasms: meta-analysis and Mendelian randomization of 2·3 million people

    Jayasuriya, N. A., Kjaergaard, A. D., Pedersen, K. M., Sørensen, A. L., Bak, M., Larsen, M. K., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Çolak, Y., Skov, V., Kjaer, L., Tolstrup, J. S., Hasselbalch, Hans Carl & Ellervik, Christina, Apr 2020, In: British Journal of Haematology. 189, 2, p. 323-334 12 p.

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  12. Published

    Protein-altering germline mutations implicate novel genes related to lung cancer development

    Ji, X., Mukherjee, S., Landi, M. T., Bosse, Y., Joubert, P., Zhu, D., Gorlov, I., Xiao, X., Han, Y., Gorlova, O., Hung, R. J., Brhane, Y., Carreras-Torres, R., Christiani, D. C., Caporaso, N., Johansson, M., Liu, G., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Le Marchand, L., Albanes, D., Bickeböller, H., Aldrich, M. C., Bush, W. S., Tardon, A., Rennert, G., Chen, C., Byun, J., Dragnev, K. H., Field, J. K., Kiemeney, L. F., Lazarus, P., Zienolddiny, S., Lam, S., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A. S., Bertazzi, P. A., Pesatori, A. C., Diao, N., Su, L., Song, L., Zhang, R., Leighl, N., Johansen, J. S., Mellemgaard, A., Saliba, W., Haiman, C., Wilkens, L., Fernandez-Somoano, A., Fernandez-Tardon, G., Heijden, E. H. F. M. V. D., Kim, J. H., Davies, M. P. A., Marcus, M. W., Brunnström, H., Manjer, J., Melander, O., Muller, D. C., Overvad, K., Trichopoulou, A., Tumino, R., Goodman, G. E., Cox, A., Taylor, F., Woll, P., Wichmann, E., Muley, T., Risch, A., Rosenberger, A., Grankvist, K., Johansson, M., Shepherd, F., Tsao, M. S., Arnold, S. M., Haura, E. B., Bolca, C., Holcatova, I., Janout, V., Kontic, M., Lissowska, J., Mukeria, A., Ognjanovic, S., Orlowski, T. M., Scelo, G., Swiatkowska, B., Zaridze, D., Bakke, P., Skaug, V., Butler, L. M., Offit, K., Srinivasan, P., Bandlamudi, C., Hellmann, M. D., Solit, D. B., Robson, M. E., Rudin, C. M., Stadler, Z. K., Taylor, B. S., Berger, M. F., Houlston, R., McLaughlin, J., Stevens, V., Nickle, D. C., Obeidat, M., Timens, W., Artigas, M. S., Shete, S., Brenner, H., Chanock, S., Brennan, P., McKay, J. D. & Amos, C. I., 2020, In: Nature Communications. 11, 1, 2220.

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  13. Published

    Immune-mediated genetic pathways resulting in pulmonary function impairment increase lung cancer susceptibility

    Kachuri, L., Johansson, M., Rashkin, S. R., Graff, R. E., Bossé, Y., Manem, V., Caporaso, N. E., Landi, M. T., Christiani, D. C., Vineis, P., Liu, G., Scelo, G., Zaridze, D., Shete, S. S., Albanes, D., Aldrich, M. C., Tardón, A., Rennert, G., Chen, C., Goodman, G. E., Doherty, J. A., Bickeböller, H., Field, J. K., Davies, M. P., Dawn Teare, M., Kiemeney, L. A., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Haugen, A., Zienolddiny, S., Lam, S., Le Marchand, L., Cheng, I., Schabath, M. B., Duell, E. J., Andrew, A. S., Manjer, J., Lazarus, P., Arnold, S., McKay, J. D., Emami, N. C., Warkentin, M. T., Brhane, Y., Obeidat, M., Martin, R. M., Relton, C., Davey Smith, G., Haycock, P. C., Amos, C. I., Brennan, P., Witte, J. S. & Hung, R. J., 2020, In: Nature Communications. 11, 14 p., 27.

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  14. Published

    Elevated plasma YKL-40 and risk of infectious disease: a prospective study of 94665 individuals from the general population

    Kjaergaard, A. D., Helby, J., Johansen, Julia Sidenius, Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2020, In: Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 26, 10, p. 1411.e1-1411.e9

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  15. Published

    Breast Cancer Polygenic Risk Score and Contralateral Breast Cancer Risk

    Kramer, I., Hooning, M. J., Mavaddat, N., Hauptmann, M., Keeman, R., Steyerberg, E. W., Giardiello, D., Antoniou, A. C., Pharoah, P. D. P., Canisius, S., Abu-Ful, Z., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Aronson, K. J., Augustinsson, A., Becher, H., Beckmann, M. W., Behrens, S., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bolla, M. K., Bonanni, B., Brauch, H., Bremer, M., Brucker, S. Y., Burwinkel, B., Castelao, J. E., Chan, T. L., Chang-Claude, J., Chanock, S. J., Chenevix-Trench, G., Choi, J., Clarke, C. L., Collée, J. M., Couch, F. J., Cox, A., Cross, S. S., Czene, K., Daly, M. B., Devilee, P., Dörk, T., Dos-Santos-Silva, I., Dunning, A. M., Dwek, M., Eccles, D. M., Evans, D. G., Flyger, H., Scott, C. & NBCS Collaborators, N. C., 2020, In: American Journal of Human Genetics. 107, 5, p. 837-848 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    AHRR hypomethylation as an epigenetic marker of smoking history predicts risk of myocardial infarction in former smokers

    Langsted, A., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Stroes, E. S. G. & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2020, In: Atherosclerosis. 312, p. 8-15 8 p.

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  17. Published

    Germline HOXB13 mutations p.G84E and p.R217C do not confer an increased breast cancer risk

    Liu, J., Prager - van der Smissen, W. J. C., Collée, J. M., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Michailidou, K., Dennis, J., Ahearn, T. U., Aittomäki, K., Ambrosone, C. B., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Antonenkova, N. N., Arndt, V., Arnold, N., Aronson, K. J., Augustinsson, A., Auvinen, P., Becher, H., Beckmann, M. W., Behrens, S., Bermisheva, M., Bernstein, L., Bogdanova, N. V., Bogdanova-Markov, N., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Brauch, H., Brenner, H., Briceno, I., Brucker, S. Y., Brüning, T., Burwinkel, B., Cai, Q., Cai, H., Campa, D., Canzian, F., Castelao, J. E., Chang-Claude, J., Chanock, S. J., Choi, J. Y., Christiaens, M., Clarke, C. L., Sahlberg, K. K., Børresen-Dale, A. L., Ottestad, L., Kåresen, R., Schlichting, E., Holmen, M. M., Sauer, T., Haakensen, V., NBCS Collaborators, N. C., OSBREAC, O. & ABCTB Investigators, A. I., 2020, In: Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 9688.

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  18. Published

    Loss-of-function polymorphism in IL6R reduces risk of JAK2V617F somatic mutation and myeloproliferative neoplasm: A Mendelian randomization study

    Pedersen, K. M., Çolak, Y., Ellervik, Christina, Hasselbalch, Hans Carl, Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2020, In: EClinicalMedicine. 21, 100280.

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  19. Published

    Low high-density lipoprotein and increased risk of several cancers: 2 population-based cohort studies including 116,728 individuals

    Pedersen, K. M., Çolak, Y., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2020, In: Journal of Hematology and Oncology. 13, 1, 129.

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  20. Published

    Tocilizumab and soluble interleukin-6 receptor in JAK2V617F somatic mutation and myeloproliferative neoplasm

    Pedersen, K. M., Çolak, Y., Hasselbalch, Hans Carl, Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2020, In: EClinicalMedicine. 22, 100337.

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  21. Published

    Two-fold risk of pneumonia and respiratory mortality in individuals with myeloproliferative neoplasm: A population-based cohort study

    Pedersen, K. M., Çolak, Y., Hasselbalch, Hans Carl, Ellervik, Christina, Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2020, In: EClinicalMedicine. 21, 100295.

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  22. Published

    Observational and genetic studies of short telomeres and Alzheimer’s disease in 67,000 and 152,000 individuals: a Mendelian randomization study

    Scheller Madrid, A., Rasmussen, K. L., Rode, L., Frikke-Schmidt, Ruth, Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2020, In: European Journal of Epidemiology. 35, 2, p. 147-156 10 p.

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  23. Published

    Association Analysis of Driver Gene-Related Genetic Variants Identified Novel Lung Cancer Susceptibility Loci with 20,871 Lung Cancer Cases and 15,971 Controls

    Wang, Y., Gorlova, O. Y., Gorlov, I. P., Zhu, M., Dai, J., Albanes, D., Lam, S., Tardon, A., Chen, C., Goodman, G. E., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Landi, M. T., Johansson, M., Risch, A., Wichmann, H., Bickeboller, H., Christiani, D. C., Rennert, G., Arnold, S. M., Brennan, P., Field, J. K., Shete, S., Le Marchand, L., Melander, O., Brunnstrom, H., Liu, G., Hung, R. J., Andrew, A. S., Kiemeney, L. A., Zienolddiny, S., Grankvist, K., Johansson, M., Caporaso, N. E., Woll, P. J., Lazarus, P., Schabath, M. B., Aldrich, M. C., Stevens, V. L., Ma, H., Jin, G., Hu, Z., Amos, C. I. & Shen, H., 2020, In: Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 29, 7, p. 1423-1429

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  24. Published

    Incidental lymphopenia and mortality: a prospective cohort study

    Warny, M., Helby, J., Nordestgaard, Børge, Birgens, H. & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 13 Jan 2020, In: C M A J. 192, 2, p. E25-E33 9 p.

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  25. Published

    Reply to: Clinical impact of high platelet count and high hematocrit, by Marc Sorigue

    Warny, M., Helby, J., Birgens, H. S., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, Feb 2020, In: Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 18, 2, p. 522-523 2 p.

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  26. Published

    Genome-wide association study identifies 32 novel breast cancer susceptibility loci from overall and subtype-specific analyses

    Zhang, H., Ahearn, T. U., Lecarpentier, J., Barnes, D., Beesley, J., Qi, G., Jiang, X., O'Mara, T. A., Zhao, N., Bolla, M. K., Dunning, A. M., Dennis, J., Wang, Q., Ful, Z. A., Aittomäki, K., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Arndt, V., Aronson, K. J., Arun, B. K., Auer, P. L., Azzollini, J., Barrowdale, D., Becher, H., Beckmann, M. W., Behrens, S., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Bialkowska, K., Blanco, A., Blomqvist, C., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bonanni, B., Bondavalli, D., Borg, A., Brauch, H., Brenner, H., Briceno, I., Broeks, A., Brucker, S. Y., Brüning, T., Burwinkel, B., Buys, S. S., Byers, H., Caldés, T., Caligo, M. A., Christiansen, H., Lænkholm, Anne-Vibeke, Nielsen, Finn Cilius & kConFab Investigators, K. I., Jun 2020, In: Nature Genetics. 52, 6, p. 572-581 10 p.

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