CPS Current Population Study

CRF corticotropin releasing factor

CRH corticotropin-releasing hormone

CRISP Computer Retrieval on Information on Scientific Projects

CRP C-reactive protein

CVD cardiovascular disease

CYP cytochrome P450

CYP2D6 cytochrome P450, family 2, subfamily D, polypeptide 6

CYP3A4 cytochrome P450, family 3, subfamily A, polypeptide 4

dbSNP Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Database

DES diethylstilbestrol

DNA deoxyribonucleic acid

DRD4 dopamine receptor D4

DVT deep vein thrombosis

EAE experimental allergic encephalomyelitis

EC Enzyme Commission

EcoCyc Encyclopedia of Escherichia Coli K-12 Genes and Metabolism

EGP Environmental Genome Project

ENRICHD Enhancing Recovery in Coronary Heart Disease Patients

ER estrogen receptor a

ERCC2 excision repair cross-complementing group 2

F344 Fischer 344 rat strain

FDR false discovery rate

FEW family-wise type I error rates

GAI Genetic Annotation Initiative

GSF German National Center for Environment and Health

GSTM1 glutathione S-transferase M1

GSTP1 glutathione S-transferase pi

GSTT1 glutathione S-transferase theta 1

HaploChIP haplotype-specific chromatin immunoprecipitation

HapMap International Haplotype Mapping Project

Hb S sickle hemoglobin

HER2 human epidermal growth factor receptor 2

HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996

HIV human immunodeficiency virus



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