Chapter 12. Stroke Genomics

  1. Dan Roden MD Professor Director Assistant Vice-Chancellor
  1. Mark J. Alberts MD Professor Director

Published Online: 27 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311785.ch12

Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics

Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics

How to Cite

Alberts, M. J. (2009) Stroke Genomics, in Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics (ed D. Roden), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311785.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Oates Institute for Experimental Therapeutics, Personalized Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA

Author Information

  1. Stroke Program, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2009

Book Series:

  1. The AHA Clinical Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Elliott Antman

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405175401

Online ISBN: 9781444311785



  • stroke genomics;
  • intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH);
  • cerebrovascular disease;
  • endovascular therapies;
  • ACE gene association;
  • genome-wide screening studies;
  • sickle cell disease;
  • inherited thrombophilias;
  • cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Population, familial, and genetic epidemiologic studies

  • Genetics of ischemic stroke

  • Genetics of hemorrhagic strokes and malformations

  • Summary

  • References