Hypertension genetics: under pressure
Part 1. Genetics
1.5. Complex Traits and Diseases
Short Specialist Review
Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics
How to Cite
Charchar, F. J., Tomaszewski, M. and Dominiczak, A. F. 2005. Hypertension genetics: under pressure. Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics. 1:1.5:63.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Hypertension genetics is now at a critical juncture. The molecular methods used so far have not revealed the numerous genes causing the common familial forms of hypertension. Here we present a brief review of the future directions of hypertension genetics research and what its implication and challenges are.
- complex traits;
- blood pressure;
- animal models