Relationship between a toll-like receptor-4 gene polymorphism, bacterial vaginosis-related flora and vaginal cytokine responses in pregnant women Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Interleukin-1
  • Membrane Glycoproteins
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
  • Receptors, Cell Surface
  • Receptors, Interleukin-1
  • Vaginosis, Bacterial

abstract

  • The TLR4 896 A > G polymorphism contributes to inter-individual differences in the vaginal immune defense against G. vaginalis and anaerobic Gram-negative rods.

publication date

  • October 15, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2004.02.010

PubMed ID

  • 15358455

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 152

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 116

number

  • 2