Plasma triglyceride levels are heritable and are correlated with the risk of coronary heart disease. Sequencing of the protein-coding regions of the human genome (the exome) has the potential to identify rare mutations that have a large effect on phenotype.
- African Continental Ancestry Group
- Apolipoprotein C-III
- Coronary Disease
- European Continental Ancestry Group
- Risk Factors
- Sequence Analysis, DNA