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A genome-wide association meta-analysis of circulating sex hormone-binding globulin reveals multiple loci implicated in sex steroid hormone regulation

  • Author(s): Cummings, Steven
  • Coviello, AD
  • Haring, R
  • Wellons, M
  • Vaidya, D
  • Lehtimäki, T
  • Keildson, S
  • Lunetta, KL
  • He, C
  • Fornage, M
  • Lagou, V
  • et al.

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http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3400553?pdf=render
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Abstract

Sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) is a glycoprotein responsible for the transport and biologic availability of sex steroid hormones, primarily testosterone and estradiol. SHBG has been associated with chronic diseases including type 2 diabetes (T2D) and

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