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What is the relative influence of race/ethnicity and geography(zip code) in chronic disease causation?

Data suggest that place of birth is important in chronic disease causation even after people move to new locations. Similarly data abound regarding environmental exposure and chronic diseases.

Understanding gene-environment interactions in the context of race/ethnicity is important for chronic disease causation and prevention.

This study could use zip code level data to stratify risk and track interventions


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