Polymorphisms in the tumor necrosis factor-α gene at position -308 and the inducible 70 kd heat shock protein gene at position +1267 in multifetal pregnancies and preterm premature rupture of fetal membranes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Fetal Membranes, Premature Rupture
  • HSP70 Heat-Shock Proteins
  • Pregnancy, Multiple
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha

abstract

  • Tumor necrosis factor-alpha allele 2 and/or heat shock protein-70 allele 2 carriage by the first-born fetus is associated with preterm premature rupture of membranes in multifetal pregnancies.

publication date

  • October 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ajog.2004.07.007

PubMed ID

  • 15507967

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1368

end page

  • 74

volume

  • 191

number

  • 4