RXRA polymorphism (A(39526)AA) and obesity in hypertension.
|Year of publication||2003|
|Type||Article in Proceedings|
|Conference||The Journal of Coronary Artery Disease|
|MU Faculty or unit|
|Field||Genetics and molecular biology|
|Keywords||rxr gene; polymorphism; hypertension; obesity; BMI|
|Description||The results of this study demonstrate association between [A(39526)AA] RXRA polymorphism and hypertension. The A allele of RXRA polymorphism in overweight groups is associated to one of the most important risk factor for hypertension, the obesity.|