ACE gene deletion/deletion polymorphism may be a protective factor for respiratory distress in preterm infants


SIVASLI E., Yurdakok M. , Babaoglu E. , KARABULUT H., Yigit S. , BABAOGLU M., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.49, no.1, pp.69-74, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-74

Abstract

The objective in this study was to evaluate the angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) insertion/deletion (I/D) gene polymorphism in premature infants with and without respiratory distress within the first 24 hours of life.