Published in Cardiovascular Device Liability Week, April 2nd, 2006
"Identification of genetic polymorphisms as risk factors for complex diseases affecting older people can be relevant for their prevention, diagnosis, and management. The -1131T->C polymorphism of the apolipoprotein A-V gene (APO A-V) is tightly linked to lipid metabolism and has been associated with increased triglyceride levels and familial dyslipidemia," investigators in Brazil report.
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Cardiovascular Device Liability Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.