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Reply to: “External validation of a genetic risk score that predicts development of alcohol-related cirrhosis”

  • John B. Whitfield
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    Genetic Epidemiology, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Queensland 4029, Australia
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  • Timothy R. Morgan
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    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, USA

    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Long Beach Healthcare System, 5901 East Seventh Street, Long Beach, CA 90822, USA
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  • Devanshi Seth
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    Corresponding author. Address: Centenary Institute of Cancer Medicine and Cell Biology, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia; Tel.: +61 95656268, fax: +61 95656101.
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    Edith Collins Centre (Translational Research in Alcohol Drugs and Toxicology), Sydney Local Health District, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia

    Faculty of Medicine and Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia

    Centenary Institute of Cancer Medicine and Cell Biology, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
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Published:August 30, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2022.08.024
      Thank you for the opportunity to respond to the letter from Johansen et al.,
      • Johansen S.
      • Thiele M.
      • Juel H.B.
      • Hansen T.
      • Krag A.
      External validation of a genetic risk score that predicts development of alcohol-related cirrhosis.
      extending our earlier findings reported in the Journal.
      • Whitfield J.B.
      • Schwantes-An T.H.
      • Darlay R.
      • Aithal G.P.
      • Atkinson S.R.
      • Bataller R.
      • et al.
      A genetic risk score and diabetes predict development of alcohol-related cirrhosis in drinkers.

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