TNFA-308G>A polymorphism influences the TNF-α response to altered vaginal flora Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
  • Vagina
  • Vaginosis, Bacterial

abstract

  • The TNFA-308G>A polymorphism influences the local TNF-alpha response to altered vaginal microflora. This suggests that the nature of the host response to microbial invasion in the lower female genital is genetically determined.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2006.10.018

PubMed ID

  • 17123692

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 188

end page

  • 91

volume

  • 134

number

  • 2