- 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..It highlights the utility of electronic medical record data to corroborate and expand on results of smaller clinical studies. Our findings emphasize the need for future research examining the mechanisms underlying differences in pain...