Genome-wide association study of lifetime smoking index in a sample of 462,690 individuals from the UK Biobank

This study is a genome-wide association study (GWAS) of lifetime smoking index (a composite of smoking initiation, heaviness, duration and cessation) in a sample of 462,690 individuals (both smokers and non-smokers) from the UK Biobank. This identified 126 genome-wide significant, independent SNPS.

Creator(s) Marcus Munafo, Robyn Wootton
Contributor(s) Rebecca Richmond, Bobby Stujifzand, Rebecca Lawn, Hannah Sallis, Gemma Taylor, Gibran Hemani, Hannah Jones, Stanley Zammit, George Davey Smith
Publication date 08 Oct 2019
Language eng
Publisher University of Bristol
Licence Non-Commercial Government Licence for public sector information
DOI 10.5523/bris.10i96zb8gm0j81yz0q6ztei23d
Complete download (zip) https://data.bris.ac.uk/datasets/tar/10i96zb8gm0j81yz0q6ztei23d.zip
Citation Marcus Munafo, Robyn Wootton (2019): Genome-wide association study of lifetime smoking index in a sample of 462,690 individuals from the UK Biobank. https://doi.org/10.5523/bris.10i96zb8gm0j81yz0q6ztei23d
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