Your risk for heart disease in a single number | Scienceline
A Massachusetts research team has developed a "polygenic risk score" to detect whether a person has an increased risk for heart attack.
Can something as complex as your inherited risk of heart disease really be boiled down to a single number? Supporters of polygenic risk scores think so.
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Your risk for heart disease in a single number.
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How much do genes determine our risk of heart disease?
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