Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses Concerning Genetic Research

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The Bibliographic Citations

Wang, XB. Cui, NH. Gao, JJ. [et al] (2014). Angiotensin-converting enzyme gene polymorphisms and risk for sporadic Alzheimer’s Disease: a meta-analysis. Journal of Neural Transmission. May 23rd 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Full Text Link.

Liu, Y. Yu, JT. Wang, HF. [et al] (2014). APOE genotype and neuroimaging markers of Alzheimer’s Disease: systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. May 16th 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Full Text Link.

Diekstra, FP. Van Deerlin, VM. [and] van Swieten, JC. (2014). C9orf72 and UNC13A are shared risk loci for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia: a genome-wide meta-analysis. Annals of Neurology. June 16th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

Mirza, Z. Kamal, MA. Buzenadah, AM. [et al] (2014). Establishing genomic / transcriptomic links between Alzheimer’s Disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus by meta-analysis approach. CNS & Neurological Disorders Drug Targets. April 2014; 13(3): 501-16.

Canevelli, M. Piscopo, P. Talarico, G. [et al] (2014). Familial Alzheimer’s disease sustained by presenilin 2 mutations: systematic review of literature and genotype-phenotype correlation. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. May 2014; 42: 170-9.

Williams, SR. Yang, Q. Chen, F. [et al]; Genomics and Randomized Trials Network; Framingham Heart Study (2014). Genome-wide meta-analysis of homocysteine and methionine metabolism identifies five one carbon metabolism loci and a novel association of ALDH1L1 with ischemic stroke. PLoS Genetics. March 20th 2014; 10(3): e1004214. Full Text Link.

Jiang, W. Zhang, Y. Meng, F. [et al] (2013). Identification of active transcription factor and miRNA regulatory pathways in Alzheimer’s Disease. Bioinformatics. October 15th 2013; 29(20): 2596-602.

Lambert, JC. Ibrahim-Verbaas, CA. [and] Harold, D. [et al]; European Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative (EADI); Genetic and Environmental Risk in Alzheimer’s Disease; Alzheimer’s Disease Genetic Consortium; Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology. (2013). Meta-analysis of 74,046 individuals identifies 11 new susceptibility loci for Alzheimer’s disease. Nature Genetics. December 2013; 45(12): 1452-8. Full Text Link.

Woo, D. Falcone, GJ. Devan, WJ. [et al]; International Stroke Genetics Consortium (2014). Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies 1q22 as a susceptibility locus for intracerebral hemorrhage. American Journal of Human Genetics. April 3rd 2014; 94(4): 511-21. Full Text Link.

Wang, T. (2014). Meta-analysis of PvuII, XbaI variants in ESR1 gene and the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease: The regional European difference. Neuroscience Letters. June 27th 2014; 574C: 41-46. Full Text Link.

Sheng, J. Su, L. Xu, Z. [et al] (2014). Progranulin polymorphism rs5848 is associated with increased risk of Alzheimer’s Disease. Gene. June 1st 2014; 542(2): 141-5. Full Text Link.

Lu, Y. Qin, X. Li, S. [et al] (2014). Quantitative assessment of CYP2D6 polymorphisms and risk of Alzheimer’s Disease: a meta-analysis. Journal of the Neurological Sciences. May 26th 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Dichgans, M. Malik, R. König, IR. [et al]; METASTROKE Consortium; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; C4D Consortium; International Stroke Genetics Consortium (2014). Shared genetic susceptibility to ischemic stroke and coronary artery disease: a genome-wide analysis of common variants. Stroke. January 2014; 45(1): 24-36.

Ryman DC. Acosta-Baena, N. Aisen, PS. [et al]; the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (2014). Symptom onset in autosomal dominant Alzheimer Disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Neurology. Jun 13th 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

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