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Estimating risks of common complex diseases across genetic and environmental factors: the example of Crohn disease
  1. C M Lewis1,2,
  2. S C L Whitwell3,
  3. A Forbes4,
  4. J Sanderson5,
  5. C G Mathew1,
  6. T M Marteau3
  1. 1
    Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Division of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, King’s College London School of Medicine, Guy’s Campus, London, UK
  2. 2
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, London, UK
  3. 3
    Psychology and Genetics Research Unit, King’s College London School of Medicine, Guy’s Campus, London, UK
  4. 4
    Department of Gastroenterology, Institute for Digestive Diseases, University College London Hospitals Trust, London, UK
  5. 5
    Department of Gastroenterology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
  1. Professor Cathryn M Lewis, Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, King’s College London School of Medicine, 8th Floor, Guy’s Tower, Guy’s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK; cathryn.lewis{at}kcl.ac.uk

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  • Funding: This research was supported by the Wellcome Trust (076024 to CML; 072029 to CGM) and the Medical Research Council (G0500274 to TMM for Risk communication in preventative medicine: optimising the impact of DNA risk information). Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust in conjunction with KCL, and University College Hospital in conjunction with UCL, receive funding support from the UK National Institute for Health Research.

  • Competing interests: None declared.

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  • Funding: This research was supported by the Wellcome Trust (076024 to CML; 072029 to CGM) and the Medical Research Council (G0500274 to TMM for Risk communication in preventative medicine: optimising the impact of DNA risk information). Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust in conjunction with KCL, and University College Hospital in conjunction with UCL, receive funding support from the UK National Institute for Health Research.

  • Competing interests: None declared.

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