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Association of TMPRSS6 polymorphisms with ferritin, hemoglobin, and type 2 diabetes risk in a Chinese Han population.
- W. Gan, Yu Guan, +13 authors Fudi Wang
- Biology, Medicine
- The American journal of clinical nutrition
- 1 March 2012
BACKGROUND Transmembrane protease serine 6 (TMPRSS6) regulates iron homeostasis by inhibiting the expression of hepcidin. Multiple common variants in TMPRSS6 were significantly associated with serum… Expand
TMPRSS6, but not TF, TFR2 or BMP2 variants are associated with increased risk of iron-deficiency anemia.
A variety of conditions lead to anemia, which affects one-quarter of the world's population. Previous genome-wide association studies revealed a number of genetic polymorphisms significantly… Expand
TMPRSS 6 , but not TF , TFR 2 or BMP 2 variants are associated with increased risk of iron-deficiency anemia
Group of Bio-Metal Metabolism, Key Laboratory of Nutrition and Metabolism, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Institute for Nutritional Sciences, Shanghai Institutes… Expand
Identification of hereditary hemochromatosis pedigrees and a novel SLC40A1 mutation in Chinese population.
Screening identifies the Chinese medicinal plant Caulis Spatholobi as an effective HAMP expression inhibitor.
Hepcidin, the pivotal regulator of iron metabolism, plays a critical role in multiple diseases including anemia of chronic disease and hemochromatosis. Recent studies have focused on identifying… Expand