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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Bazuaye, P. E.; Fletcher, Horace M.; Smikle, Monica ; Jackson, Maria D.; McFarlane-Anderson, Norma
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Article Title
Class 1 HLA-A-B Haplotypes and Tumour Factors (TNF-) - 308 Polymorphism and Cervical Dysplasia [Abstract]
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West Indian Medical Journal
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Refereed
Date of Publication
2005
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54 Suppl. 2
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72
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Presented at the Caribbean Health Research Council, Tobago
Abstract
Objective: To determine whether class 1 HLA-A, -Band TNF- genetic variants are associated with cervical dysplasia. Method: subjects were genotyped for (1) HLA class 1 A & B (CIN III cancer = 68, controls = 88) and (2) TNF- (CIN I, II, III, cancer = 240, controls = 102). Methods: Subjects were genotyped for (1) HLA class 1 A & B (CIN III and cancer = 68, controls = 88) and (2) TNF- (CIN I, II, III, cancer = 240, controls = 102). Conclusion: TNF- SNP-308 in this population is asociated with cervical dysplasia independent of the class I-A-B MHC genes/haplotypes.....
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