Published in Heart Disease Weekly, August 13th, 2006
Researchers working in Italy report, "Essential hypertension (EH) affects a large proportion of the adult population in Western countries and is a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases. EH is a multifactorial disease with a complex genetic component."
"To tackle the complexity of this genetic component," wrote M. Ciullo and colleagues at CNR Naples, "we have initiated a study of Campora, an isolated village in South...
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