Common Genetic Variants Influence Whorls in Fingerprint Patterns

Yvonne Y W Ho, David M Evans, Grant W Montgomery, Anjali K Henders, John P Kemp, Nicholas J Timpson, Beate St Pourcain, Andrew C Heath, Pamela A F Madden, Danuta Z Loesch, Dennis McNevin, Runa Daniel, George Davey-Smith, Nicholas G Martin, Sarah E Medland

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)859-862
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Investigative Dermatology
Issue number4
Early online date3 Feb 2016
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2016


  • Dermatoglyphics
  • Family Health
  • Fingers
  • Gene Frequency
  • Genetic Variation
  • Genotype
  • Great Britain
  • Humans
  • Longitudinal Studies
  • Meta-Analysis as Topic
  • Models, Genetic
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Parents
  • Phenotype
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
  • Queensland


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