• Background Image

    New genomic analysis promises benefit in female urinary incontinence

    05/29/2017

05/29/2017

New genomic analysis promises benefit in female urinary incontinence

Urinary incontinence in women is common, with almost 50 percent of adult women experiencing leakage at least occasionally. Genetic or heritable factors are known to contribute to half of all cases, but until now studies had failed to identify the genetic variants associated with the condition.