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The association of p53 mutations and p53 codon 72, Her 2 codon 655 and MTHFR C677T polymorphisms with breast cancer in Northern Greece.
The aim of this study was to explore a possible association between p53 codon 72, Her 2 codon 655 and MTHFR C677T polymorphisms and breast cancer in Northern Greece. We examined 42 women with breastExpand
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Frequencies of chromosomal aberrations in pesticide sprayers working in plastic green houses.
The frequency of chromosome aberrations was studied in peripheral blood lymphocytes of 29 workers occupationally exposed to a mixture of pesticides and in 14 age- and sex-matched healthy controls.Expand
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GSK3β polymorphisms, MAPT H1 haplotype and Parkinson's disease in a Greek cohort
To determine whether polymorphisms in the microtubule-associated protein tau (MAPT) and/or glycogen synthase kinase-3β (GSK3β) genes underpin susceptibility to Parkinson's disease (PD), we conductedExpand
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An association study of a functional catalase gene polymorphism, −262C→T, and patients with Alzheimer's disease
According to the oxidative stress hypothesis which has been proposed as one of a number of possible mechanisms underlying pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease (AD), accumulation of hydrogen peroxideExpand
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Incidence of human papillomavirus 6, 11, 16, 18 and 33 in normal oral mucosa of a Greek population.
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) was applied for the detection of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in samples obtained from the clinically normal mucosa of the oral cavity of 169 asymptomaticExpand
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Association of the Tau haplotype with Parkinson's disease in the Greek population
We compared the distribution of the Tau H1 haplotype and related subhaplotypes in a group of clinically diagnosed Parkinson's disease patients (n = 133) and in control individuals (n = 113) fromExpand
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Glutathione-S-transferase M1 and T1 and cytochrome P1A1 genetic polymorphisms and susceptibility to cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in Greek women
The aim of the study was to determine the importance of genetic polymorphisms of glutathione-S-transferase T1 and M1 and cytochrome P1A1 genes in the development of cervical intraepithelial neoplasiaExpand
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Subspecies variation in Greek strains of Chlamydophila abortus.
The Greek chlamydial strains FAS, FAG, VPG and LLG, isolated from aborted sheep or goat foetuses, had been previously characterized as divergent on the basis of mouse cross-protection experiments,Expand
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The G2019S LRRK2 mutation is uncommon amongst Greek patients with sporadic Parkinson's disease
Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder affecting approximately 2% of the population >60 years of age. Although, the etiology of PD is still unknown, the geneticExpand
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Enhancement of cytogenetic damage and of antineoplastic effect by caffeine in Ehrlich ascites tumor cells treated with cyclophosphamide in vivo.
Enhanced cytogenetic damage by cyclophosphamide (CP) was observed when Ehrlich ascites tumor cells were exposed in vivo to nontoxic concentrations of caffeine. One h before i.p. injection ofExpand
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