Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics, vol.8, no.1, pp.159-67, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
coronary artery disease, genetic association studies, periodontitis, plasminogen, GENOME-WIDE ASSOCIATION, SUSCEPTIBILITY LOCUS, TGF-BETA, ACTIVATION, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, INFLAMMATION, REPLICATION, 9P21.3, FORMS
Kocaeli University Affiliated:
Background-Genetic studies demonstrated the presence of risk alleles in the genes ANRIL and CAMTA1/VAMP3 that are shared between coronary artery disease (CAD) and periodontitis. We aimed to identify further shared genetic risk factors to better understand conjoint disease mechanisms.