Genome-wide association study in 8,997 women, identifies novel genetic variants at five genomic loci associated with stress and urgency urinary incontinence

Cartwright R1, Tikkinen K2, Mangino M3, Guggenheim J4, Franklin-Nembhard L5, Evans D6, Bennett P7, Khullar V8, Spector T3, Lawlor D9, Walley A10, Järvelin M11

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Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) / Voiding Dysfunction

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Stress Urinary Incontinence Treatment
Scientific Podium Session 46
Friday 24th October 2014
11:45 - 12:00
Room B1
Urgency Urinary Incontinence Stress Urinary Incontinence Molecular Biology Basic Science
1. Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, and Department of Urogynaecology, Imperial College London, UK, 2. Department of Urology, University of Helsinki, Finland, and Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, 3. Department of Twin Research & Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London, UK, 4. School of Optometry, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, SAR China, 5. Women's Health Research Centre, Imperial College London, UK, 6. Department of Genomic Medicine, University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Australia, 7. Institute for Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Imperial College London, UK, 8. Dept of Urogynaecology, St Mary's Hospital, London, UK, 9. MRC Centre for Causal Analyses in Translational Epidemiology, University of Bristol, UK, 10. Section of Genomic Medicine, National Heart and Lung Institute, and Genomics of Common Disease, Imperial College London, UK, 11. Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Imperial College London, UK, and Institute for Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Finland
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Rufus Cartwright

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