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CNS-ICNA 2020

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Metabolomic identification of two serum metabolites associated with increased stroke risk

Takeaway

  • Hexadecanedioate was significantly associated with incident ischemic stroke (IS) in 2 independent cohorts.

Why this matters

  • Biomarkers might aid in the early identification and management of patients at high risk for stroke and in improving our understanding of stroke etiology.

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