- Sex differences in disease risk from reported genome-wide association study findingsLinda Y Liu
Division of Systems Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5415, USA
Hum Genet 131:353-64. 2012..GWAS analyses that fail to consider sex-specific effects may miss discovering sexual dimorphism in SNP-disease associations that give new insights into differences in disease mechanism between men and women...
- Transmission distortion in Crohn's disease risk gene ATG16L1 leads to sex difference in disease associationLinda Y Liu
Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5415, USA
Inflamm Bowel Dis 18:312-22. 2012..Evidence suggests that disease onset and pathogenesis differ between males and females. Yet no comprehensive efforts exist to assess the sex-specific genetic architecture of CD...
- Sex differences in reported pain across 11,000 patients captured in electronic medical recordsDavid Ruau
Division of Systems Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
J Pain 13:228-34. 2012..Our results are consistent with previous studies reporting pain differences between sexes and also suggest that clinicians should pay increased attention to this idea...