Significant association between polymorphism of the erythropoietin gene promoter and myelodysplastic syndrome Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Erythropoietin
  • Genetic Association Studies
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Promoter Regions, Genetic

abstract

  • These findings suggest a strong association between the rs1617640 G/G genotype and MDS. Further studies are warranted to investigate the utility of screening for this marker in individuals exposed to environmental toxins or chemotherapy.

publication date

  • November 16, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2992491

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1471-2350-11-163

PubMed ID

  • 21078205

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 163

volume

  • 11

number

  • 1