Table of Contents

Section 1. Congenital heart defects.
Inherited cardiomyopathies.
Heritable and idiopathic forms of pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome).
Hereditary disorders of the lymphatic system and varicose veins.
The genetics of cardiac electrophysiology in humans.
Genetics of blood pressure regulation.
Common genetic determinants of coagulation and fibrinolysis.
Genetics of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
Disorders of the venous system.
Capillary malformation/arteriovenous malformation.
Section 2. Cystic fibrosis.
Genetic underpinnings of asthma and related traits.
Hereditary pulmonary emphysema.
Interstitial and restrictive pulmonary disorders.
Section 3. Congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract.
Cystic diseases of the kidney.
Nephrotic disorders.
Renal tubular disorders.
Section 4. Gastrointestinal tract and hepatobiliary duct system.
Inflammatory bowel disease.
Bile pigment metabolism and its disorders.