Genome-wide estimates of heritability and genetic correlations in essential tremor.

Affiliation

Fundació Docència i Recerca Mútua Terrassa, University Hospital Mútua de Terrassa, Terrassa, 08221, Barcelona, Spain; Movement Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Mútua de Terrassa, Terrassa, 08222, Barcelona, Spain. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Despite considerable efforts to identify disease-causing and risk factors contributing to essential tremor (ET), no comprehensive assessment of heritable risk has been performed to date.

Keywords

Common variability,Essential tremor,GWAS,Genetic risk scores,Heritability,