Genetic Mechanisms of Arteriosclerosis in Hypertensive Sibships
In this project we will use state-of-the-art exome-wide association study (EWAS) to identify the genetic mutations that make some families have a very high risk of developing heart attacks, strokes, dementia, and kidney disease because of arteriosclerosis.
National Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
(1 R01 HL 119443 01 A1)
Funding Period: 9/1/2014 to 6/30/2019