Arg399Gln Polymorphism of the XRCC1 Gene is Associated with Coronary Artery Disease in a Turkish Population


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Ozbilum N., Arslan S. , Yanartas M., Yilmaz Z., Berkan O.

WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.66, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 66 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.7727/wimj.2015.057
  • Dergi Adı: WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL

Özet

Objective: Coronary artery disease, the leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, is an inflammatory disease. The X-ray repair cross complementing 1 (XRCC1) gene plays the role of scaffolding protein for the base excision repair (BER) and single strand break (SSB) repair.