AimThe 9p21 region has been pointed out by the genome‐wide association studies as a hot spot for disease‐associated variants. Most of the diseases linked with the locus are aging‐related conditions, such us cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer. Centenarians are known to present a reduced risk and delayed onset for these conditions. Here, we aimed to assess if the 9p21 variants contribute to...
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