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Association between insulin receptor gene exon 17 rs1799817 variant and risk of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
Background and objectives Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common chronic liver disease characterized by accumulation of triglycerides in hepatocytes without alcohol consumption. Considering the key ...
Association between MTHFR polymorphism (C677T) with nonfamilial colorectal cancer
The enzyme 5,10-methylene-tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) is linked to DNA methylation, synthesis, and repair. C677T is one of the most important polymorphisms in the MTHFR gene. The single nucleotide polymorphism C677T ...
NOD2 exonic variations in Iranian Crohn's disease patients
Purpose The NOD2 gene is known to have a strong association with Crohn's disease, but different trends were reported in occurrence of NOD2 variants in distinct ethnicities. The aim of this study was to assess all exonic ...