Association of the Lewis genotype with cardiovascular risk factors and subclinical carotid atherosclerosis: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study


Cakir B. , Heiss G., Pankow J., Salomaa V., Sharrett A., Couper D., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, cilt.255, ss.40-51, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 255 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1046/j.1365-2796.2003.01263.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF INTERNAL MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.40-51

Özet

Objectives. To evaluate the relationship of Lewis genotypes with major cardiovascular risk factors and the intima-media thickness (IMT) of carotid arteries. Lewis genotyping included four major mutations of the Lewis (FUT3) gene at nucleotide positions 59, 1067, 202 and 314.